Latin name: Ericameria palmeri (A. Gray) H.M. Hall
  var. pachylepis (H.M. Hall) G. Nesom
  Pronunciation: er-i-ka-MER-ee-a PALM-er-eye pak-
  ee-LEP-is

  Common name: Palmer's goldenbush
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Dry plains, coastal sage scrub and disturbed
  chaparral to 2500'
  Blooming period: August to December
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Ericameria
  2) palmeri  3) pachylepis
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