Latin name: Atriplex lentiginosus Hook. var. sierrae M.E. Jones
Pronunciation: AT-ri-plex len-tij-in-OH-sus see-AIR-ee
Common name: Bear Valley milkvetch
Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
Habitat: Stony meadows and pine woodlands and ranging in elevation from about 5500' to 7500'
Blooming period: April to July
Name derivations: 1) Atriplex 2) lentiginosus 3) sierrae