Alexgeorgea nitens

Meaning of name: Alexgeorgea is named after Alex George, a WA botanist. Nitens is Latin for bright or gleaming.

Distribution: Occurs from Geraldton to Perth.

Remarks: A perennial herb to 30 centimetres tall. Flowers are produced from April to June.

References: Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharr. 1996.