Latin name: Erythranthe purpurea (A.L. Grant) N.S. Fraga
Pronunciation: er-ih-THRAN-thee per-PER-ee-a
Common name: Purple monkeyflower
Family: Phrymaceae (Lopseed)
Habitat: Moist sandy places, along streamlets on gentle, open slopes, from 6000' to 7500', yellow pine forest, San Bernardino Mts, RARE
Blooming period: May to July
Name derivations: 1) Erythranthe 2) purpurea