Sowerbaea laxifloraCommon name: Purple Tassels; Vanilla Lily
Distribution: Occurs from Kalbarri to Denmark.
Description: The purple, or sometimes white, flowers are held up to 45 centimetres high above the tuft of leaves from August to November.
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.