Latin name: Linaria dalmatica (L.) Mill. ssp. dalmatica
Pronunciation: lie-NARE-ee-a dal-MAY-ti-ka
Common name: Dalmatian toadflax
Family: Plantaginaceae (Plantain)
Habitat: Roadsides, fields, open areas in yellow-pine forest, pinyon/juniper woodland, sagebrush scrub, southwestern region except Channel Islands and San Jacintos, native to the Mediterranean
Blooming period: April to September
Name derivations: 1) Linaria 2) dalmatica