Flowers and leaves. Australian Plant Image Index, photo: Denise Grieg, Alice Springs, NT

Flowering shrub. Australian Plant Image Index, photo: G Flowers, east of Yalgoo, WA

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Shrub 1-2m tall.  Leaves alternating up the stems, with 2-8 pairs of leaflets each 1.5-2.5cm long, 2-8mm wide, flat, sparsely to densely hairy, concave or with margins rolled inwards.  Flowers yellow, with 5 petals, in clusters of 4-8 flowers, the stalks arisng from the bases of the leaves.  Family was Caesalpiniaceae. 

Description and photo of flowers and leaves (as Cassia sturtii) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 382

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