Latin name: Gilia latiflora (A. Gray) A. Gray ssp.
  davyi (Milliken) A.D. Grant & V. Grant
  Pronunciation: JEE-lee-a la-ti-FLOR-a DAY-vee-eye

  Common name: Davy gilia
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Open flats and sandy areas, 2500'-4000',
  creosote bush scrub and joshua tree woodland,
  western Mojave Desert, Antelope Valley

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Gilia
  2) latiflora
 3) davyi
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