March to June
Erect annual to 30cm.
Opposite leaves with flowers in an extended raceme. Lower
leaves more spoon-shaped, upper linear, pointed and
sometimes reflexed. Flowers pale mauve with deeply notched
petals. Calyx 10-nerved, with purplish interconnections.
Flowers generally only open in early evening.
Roadsides and waste ground.
Corallia Bay. 18.3.2004. 6.30 am.