Latin name: Veronica peregrina L. ssp. xalapensis
  (Kunth) Pennell
  Pronunciation: ver-ON-i-ka per-eh-GRY-na
  za-la-PEN-sis

  Common name: Purslane speedwell
  Family: Plantaginaceae (Plantain)
  Habitat: Moist places to 9500', many cismontane
  plant communities throughout California Floristic
  Province

  Blooming period: April to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Veronica
  2) peregrina
 3) xalapensis
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