Endl., Stirp. Herb. Hügel. 13 (1838).
Synonymy: Not Applicable
Common name: None
Intricately branched spinescent shrub to 2.5 m tall, sometimes almost leafless, pubescent with erect simple glandular hairs or tomentose with antrorse simple or sparingly branched nonglandular hairs (when scattered glandular hairs usually also present), rarely glabrous; leaves at first borne singly but soon replaced by axillary clusters of 3-10 leaves, sessile, obovate or narrowly so, 1.5-14 (rarely to 23) x 0.5-4 mm.
Flowers in clusters of 2-6 borne terminally at the leaf-clusters and subtended by a cluster of bracts; pedicel 2-6 mm long, pubescent or rarely glabrous; calyx 2-4.5 mm long, pubescent or rarely glabrous; corolla 7-20 mm in total length, pale-yellow to greenish-yellow with purple-brown or maroon striations in the throat, glabrous or sparsely pubescent outside, glabrous inside; corolla lobes 2.5-15 mm long.
Capsule ovoid to ovoid-ellipsoid, 5-9 mm long; seeds brown, 1.3-2 mm long.
Flowering time: No flowering time is available
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