Latin name: Allophyllum divaricatum (Nutt.) A.D.
  Grant & V. Grant
  Pronunciation: al-oh-FIL-um di-vare-i-KAY-tum
  Common name: Purple false-gilia
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Open and disturbed places, sandy areas,
  1000'-6000', chaparral and foothill woodland, Mt.
  Pinos, Transverse Range
  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations: (1) Allophyllum
  (2) divaricatum
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