Jacksonia sternbergianaCommon name: Stinkwood

Meaning of name: Jacksonia honours George Jackson (1780 – 1811) a Scottish botanist. Sternbergiana honours Caspar Moritz von Sternberg (1761 – 1838), a Bohemium botanist and patron, a founder of the Bohemian National Museum, Prague.

Distribution: Occurs from Kalbarri to Katanning.

Remarks: A shrub to 4 metres tall. The yellow flowers are produced all year.

References: Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharr. 1996.
Flora of the Perth Region. NG Marchant, JR Wheeler, BL Rye, EM Bennett, NS Lander, TD Macfarlane. 1987.