Erigeron canadensisCommon name: Canadian Flea-bane

Meaning of name: Unknown

Distribution: Occurs from Perth to Albany.

Description: A light green, leafy stem to 1 metre tall. The top is a pyramid of small, white flowers. The flowers are produced in February and March.

Notes: This plant is native to North America.

References: Atlas of Living Australia

Western Weeds, A Guide to the Weeds of Western Australia. BMJ Hussey, GJ Keighery, J Dodd, SG Lloyd, RD Cousens. 1997.

Flora of the Perth Region. NG Marchant, JR Wheeler, BL Rye, EM Bennett, NS Lander, TD Macfarlane. 1987.