Latin name: Stylocline gnaphaloides Nutt.
Pronunciation: sty-lo-KLY-nee na-fa-LO-i-dees
Common name: Everlasting neststraw
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Habitat: Dry slopes to 5500', burns, chaparral, coastal sage scrub, yellow pine forest, throughout cismontane Southern California and on edges of the desert
Blooming period: March to May
Name derivations: 1) Stylocline 2) gnaphaloides