Latin name: Gilia leptantha Parish ssp. purpusii
  (Milliken) A.D. Grant & V.E. Grant
  Pronunciation: JEE-lee-a lep-TAN-tha pur-PUS-ee-eye
  Common name: Purpus's gilia
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Open stream beds and slopes, 2500'-8500',
  nw of Inyokern, nw Mojave Desert, Tulare Co.
  Blooming period: June to August
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Gilia
  2) leptantha 3) purpusii
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