Latin name: Tiquilia palmeri (A. Gray) A.
  Richardson
  Pronunciation: ti-KIL-ee-a PALM-er-eye

  Common name: Palmer's crinklemat
  Family: Boraginaceae (Borage)
  Habitat: Sandy places usually at lower elevations,
  creosote bush scrub, west edge of Colorado Desert
  and near Colorado River, Anza-Borrego

  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Tiquilia
  2) palmeri
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