Latin name: Eremothera boothii (Douglas) W.L. Wagner & Hoch ssp. decorticans (Hook. & Arn.) W.L. Wagner & Hoch
Pronunciation: er-em-oh-THEER-a BOOTH-ee-eye de-KOR-ti-kans
Common name: Booth's shredding evening primrose
Family: Onagraceae (Evening primrose)
Habitat: Open rocky slopes to 7000', shale, foothill woodland, Tehachapi Mts, West Transverse Range
Blooming period: March to June
Name derivations: 1) Eremothera 2) boothii 3) decorticans
Formerly Camissonia boothii ssp. decorticans