Latin name: Erythranthe palmeri (A. Gray) N.S. Fraga
Pronunciation: er-ih-THRAN-thee PALM-er-eye
Common name: Palmer's monkeyflower
Family: Phrymaceae (Lopseed)
Habitat: Damp sandy or gravelly places, streambanks, 4000' to 6000', chaparral, yellow pine forest, San Jacinto and Santa Ana Mts, Tehachapis, West Mojave Desert, Transverse Range
Blooming period: April to June
Name derivations: 1) Erythranthe 2) palmeri