Petrophile juncifolia

Meaning of name: Petrophile is from the Greek words petros, meaning rock, and phileo, meaning to love. Juncifolia is from the Latin words juncus, meaning a rush, and folium, meaning leaf.

Distribution: Occurs from around Yanchep to Busselton.

Remarks: A shrub to 80 centimetres tall. The cream to yellow flowers are produced from September to November.

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