Distribution: Naturalized in a few locations near Perth.
Remarks: Two basal leaves surround a flowering stem to 20 centimetres tall. The red flowers are produced in July and August. This plant is native to southern Africa.
References: Western Weeds, A Guide to the Weeds of Western Australia. BMJ Hussey, GJ Keighery, J Dodd, SG Lloyd, RD Cousens. 2007.
Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharr. 1996.