Latin name: Baccharis sarothroides A. Gray
  Pronunciation: BAK-ar-is sare-oth-RO-i-dees

  Common name: Broom baccharis
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Gravelly and sandy washes to 2500', coastal
  sage and creosote bush scrub, Peninsular Range and
  Colorado Desert, San Diego and Riverside Counties
  Blooming period: June to October
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Baccharis
  2) sarothroides
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