Latin name: Chaetopappa ericoides (Torrey) G. Nesom
Pronunciation: kee-toe-PAP-a er-i-KO-i-dees
Common name: Rose heath
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Habitat: Dry rocky slopes, 3500'-9500', joshua tree and pinyon-juniper woodland, east San Bernardino Mts, east Mojave Desert to Inyo and Mono Cos.
Blooming period: April to August
Name derivations: 1) Chaetopappa 2) ericoides