Latin name: Lasthenia glaberrima A. DC.
  Pronunciation: las-THEE-nee-a glay-ber-EYE-ma

  Common name: Rayless goldfields
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Wet meadows, mucky clay soils, vernal pools
  to 1000', valley grassland, Santa Rosa Plateau, RARE

  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Lasthenia
  2) glaberrima
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