Latin name: Anthemis cotula L.
Pronunciation: AN-the-mis KOT-yoo-la
Common name: Mayweed
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Habitat: Abundant weed in disturbed areas, fields, roadsides, coastal dune areas, chaparral, southern oak woodland throughout much of California to 6000', native to Europe
Blooming period: April to August
Name derivations: 1) Anthemis 2) cotula