Latin name: Hulsea vestita A. Gray ssp. pygmaea
  (A. Gray) Wilken
  Pronunciation: HUL-see-a ves-TIE-ta pig-MEE-a
  Common name: Pygmy hulsea
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Subalpine forest and alpine barrens, 10,000'-
  11,500', San Gorgonio summit area
  Blooming period: July to August
  Click for Latin name derivations: (1) Hulsea
  (2) vestita (3) pygmaea
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