Senecio condylusCommon name: Variable grounsel

Meaning of name: Senecio is from the Latin word senex, meaning old man. Condylus is from the Greek word condyle, meaning a rounded protuberance.

Distribution: Occurs from Perth to Busselton.

Description: A herb to 40 centimetres tall with yellow flowers produced in spring.

References: Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharr. 2019.

Western Weeds, A Guide to the Weeds of Western Australia. BMJ Hussey, GJ Keighery, J Dodd, SG Lloyd, RD Cousens. 2007.