Latin name: Leptosiphon liniflorus (Benth.) J.M. Porter & L.A. Johnson
Pronunciation: lep-toe-SY-fon lie-ni-FLOR-us
Common name: Flax-flowered linanthus
Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
Habitat: Dry slopes in many plant communities to 5000', cismontane and montane California and west Mojave Desert
Blooming period: April to July
Name derivations: 1) Leptosiphon 2) liniflorus
Formerly Linanthus liniflorus