Latin name: Acanthoscyphus parishii (Parry) Small var. parishii
Pronunciation: ak-an-tho-SKY-fus PARE-ish-ee-eye
Common name: Parish's oxytheca
Family: Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
Habitat: Dry granite slopes and flats, 4000'-8500', mostly yellow pine forest, San Gabriel and San Bernardino Mts
Blooming period: June to September
Name derivations: 1) Acanthoscyphus 2) parishii
Formerly Oxytheca parishii var. parishii