Meaning of name: The meaning of Lagenophora is not known. Huegelii honours Carl Alexander Anselm, Baron von Hugel (1796 – 1870), an Austrian traveler and naturalist who visited the Swan River and King George Sound in 1833.
Distribution: Occurs from Jurien Bay to Cape Arid.
Description: A herb to 30 centimetres tall. The white or pink flowers are produced from July to December.
References: Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharp. 1996.
Flora of the Perth Region. NG Marchant, JR Wheeler, BL Rye, EM Bennett, NS Lander, TD Macfarlane. 1987.