Latin name: Frankenia palmeri S. Watson
  Pronunciation:
fran-KEN-ee-a PALM-er-eye
  Common name: Palmer's frankenia
  Family: Frankeniaceae (Frankenia)
  Habitat: Alkali flats, coastal marshes and dunes,
  southwest San Diego Co., RARE in California

  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Frankenia
  2) palmeri
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