Latin name: Deinandra arida Keck
  Pronunciation: dee-in-AN-dra AIR-i-da  

  Common name: Red Rock tarplant or tarweed
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Clay soil of washes, creosote bush scrub,
  1000'-3000', Red Rock Canyon, RARE
  Blooming period: May to November
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Deinandra  2) arida
  Formerly Hemizonia arida
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