Latin name: Lasthenia coronaria (Nutt.) Ornd.
  Pronunciation: las-THEE-nee-a kor-on-AR-ee-a

  Common name: Royal goldfields
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Sunny open places, coastal sage scrub,
  creosote bush, South Coast, Peninsular Range, sw
  San Bernardino Co. to Baja, UNCOMMON

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Lasthenia
  2) coronaria
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