Latin name: Clarkia similis Harlan Lewis & Ernst
  Pronunciation: KLAR-kee-a SIM-il-is

  Common name: Ramona clarkia
  Family: Onagraceae (Evening primrose)
  Habitat: Shaded places to 3500', chaparral, foothill
  woodland, San Diego and west Riverside Cos. north

  Blooming period: April to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Clarkia  2) similis
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