Latin name: Parietaria hespera B.D. Hinton var. hespera
Pronunciation: pare-ee-a-TARE-ee-a HES-per-a
Common name: Pellitory
Family: Urticaceae (Nettle)
Habitat: Moist shaded slopes and rocky places at low elevations, coastal sage scrub, chaparral, creosote bush scrub, cismontane and desert, Joshua Tree, Anza Borrego
Blooming period: February to June
Name derivations: 1) Parietaria 2) hespera