Small perennial herb, less than 60 cm high.
linear and covered
with glandular hairs glistening with secretion. Erect and usually forked one or
more times, on slender hairless stems up to 30 cm high.
white 5 petals about 2.5 cm across, numerous, on erect stalk to 60 cm long.
common in peat swamps, creek banks, cliff edges and other wet places,
NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC.