Latin name: Nemophila maculata Benth. ex Lindl.
  Pronunciation: neh-MOF-i-la mak-yoo-LAY-ta

  Common name: Fivespot
  Family: Boraginaceae (Borage)
  Habitat: Not native to Southern California, but often
  seen in botanical gardens and other planted situations

  Blooming period: April to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Nemophila
  2) maculata
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