Tall Yellow-top, Showy Groundsel, Camel Weed
Shrub to 2m tall. Leaves somewhat fleshy, alternating up the stems, somewhat crowded, sometimes with bases sometimes cordate and somewhat stem-clasping, the leaf bases sometimes continuing down the stems, 2-11cm long, 10-30mm wide, flat, hairless, glaucous, margins toothed to entire. Flowers with 4-8 yellow 'petals' and yellow centres. Flower heads behind the 'petals' bell-shaped, borne in clusters of 3-50 per stem at the tops of the stems.
The description above is mostly based on Thompson, I.R., (2004) Taxonomic studies of Australian Senecio (Asteraceae): 3. Radiate arid region species allied to S. magnificus and the radiate, alpine species S. pectinatus. Muelleria 20: 119, Fig 1 (page 114) Fig 2 (page 115 (map)), Fig 5 (dried specimen page 120)
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 675