Latin name: Scopulophila rixfordii (Brandegee)
  Munz & I.M. Johnston
  Pronunciation: skop-yoo-LOF-i-la rix-FORD-ee-eye

  Common name: Rixford's rockwort
  Family: Caryophyllaceae (Pink)
  Habitat: Dry rocky places, limestone outcrops,
  3500'-5000', northern Mojave Desert, Eureka
  Valley

  Blooming period: April to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Scopulophila
  2) rixfordii
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