Podotheca gnaphalioidesCommon name: Golden Long-heads

Meaning of name: Podotheca is from the Greek words podos, meaning foot, and thece, meaning box. Gnaphalioides is named after the genus Gnaphalium and the suffix -oides, meaning like.

Distribution: Occurs from Kalbarri to Kojonup.

Description: An annual to 50 centimetres tall. The yellow flower heads are produced in September and October.

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.