Latin name: Cordylanthus parviflorus (Ferris) Wiggins
  Pronunciation: kor-di-LAN-thus par-vi-FLOR-us

  Common name: Purple bird's beak
  Family: Orobanchaceae (Broomrape)
  Habitat: Dry rocky limestone slopes, sagebrush scrub,
  pinyon-juniper and joshua tree woodland, 2000'-6000',
  New York and Providence Mts, east Mojave Desert

  Blooming period: August to October
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Cordylanthus
  2) parviflorus
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