Shrub or small tree to 3m tall. Leaves alternating up the stems, composed of 1-6 pairs leaflets, each 0.7-2cm long, 2-6mm wide, linear to flat, the edges turned down, sparsely hairy, with blunt tips. Flowers yellow, with 5 petals, in clusters of 6-10 flowers, the stalks arisng from the bases of the leaves. Family was Caealpiniaceae.
Description and photo (as Cassia eremophila var. coriacea) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 379