Fruit Salad Plant; Applebush
Short-lived aromatic perennial forb to 1.2m tall. Leaves alternating up the stems, the bases extending down the stems as a narrow wing, 1-5cm long, 3-15mm wide, flat, hairy below, sometimes almost hairless above, edges entire or toothed to lobed. Flowers pink to purple, with 0 petals. Flower heads spherical or oval, borne singly at the ends of the stems.
Description and photo in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 685