It grows to between 0.3 and 0.9 metres in height and has pink flowers that appear in winter and early spring followed by small woody seed capsules that are less than 1 cm in diameter. The leaves are small, elliptical and myrtle-like (hence myrtiodes) and are about 2 cm in length and end in a point. In cultivation the plant in often grafted onto Hakea salicifolia, which enables it to grow in a wider variety of soil conditions.
- "Hakea myrtoides". FloraBase. Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife.
- Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants (ASGAP): Hakea myrtoides
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