Latin name: Oligomeris linifolia (M. Vahl) J.F.
  Macbr.
  Pronunciation: ol-i-GO-mer-is lie-ni-FO-lee-a

  Common name: Oligomeris, Lineleaf whitepuff
  Family: Resedaceae (Mignonette)
  Habitat: Open sandy and rocky places below 3000',
  often subsaline, creosote bush scrub, alkali sink,
  Mojave Desert, occasional on sea bluffs, Channel
  Islands

  Blooming period: February to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Oligomeris
  2) linifolia
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