Latin name: Stephanomeria cichoriacea A. Gray
Pronunciation: stef-an-oh-MEER-ee-a si-kor-ee-AY-see-a
Common name: Chicory-leaved stephanomeria
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Habitat: Rocky slopes and canyon cliffsides in chaparral and coastal sage scrub below 6000' from the Santa Ana and San Bernardino Mountains to Monterey Co. and inland to the Tejon Pass
Blooming period: August to October
Name derivations: 1) Stephanomeria 2) cichoriacea