Podolepis gracilisCommon name: Slender Podolepis

Meaning of name: Podolepis is from the Greek words podos, meaning foot, and lepis, meaning scale. Gracilis is Latin for thin or slender.

Distribution: Occurs from Jurien Bay to Albany.

Description: A slender annual to 50 centimetres tall. The white flowers are produced from August to December.

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.