Latin name: Linanthus parryae (A. Gray) E. Greene
  Pronunciation: lie-NAN-thus PARE-ee-ee

  Common name: Parry's linanthus
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Common in dry, sandy, open flats mostly
  below 3500', creosote bush scrub and joshua tree
  woodland, west Mojave Desert

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Linanthus
  2) parryae
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