Ursinia anthemoidesCommon name: Ursinia

Meaning of name: The meaning of the name is not known.

Distribution: Occurs throughout the south west of Western Australia.

Description: An erect annual to 50 centimetres with feathery leaves. The brownish yellow flowers are produced in August and September. The seed heads are more conspicuous giving the appearance of bunches of five-petalled white flowers.

Notes: A native of Namibia.

References: Western Weeds, A Guide to the Weeds of Western Australia. BMJ Hussey, GJ Keighery, J Dodd, SG Lloyd, RD Cousens. 1997.
Flora of the Perth Region. NG Marchant, JR Wheeler, BL Rye, EM Bennett, NS Lander, TD Macfarlane. 1987.