Latin name: Eschscholzia parishii E. Greene
  Pronunciation: esh-SHOLE-tzee-a PARE-ish-ee-eye

  Common name: Parish's poppy
  Family: Papaveraceae (Poppy)
  Habitat: Dry rocky slopes to 4000', mostly creosote
  bush scrub, southern Mojave and Colorado Deserts,
  Anza-Borrego State Park
  Blooming period: March to April
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Eschscholzia
  2) parishii
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