Latin name: Plagiobothrys nothofulvus (A. Gray) A. Gray
Pronunciation: pla-jee-oh-BAH-thris no-tho-FUL-vus
Common name: Rusty-haired popcorn flower
Family: Boraginaceae (Borage)
Habitat: Common in grassy fields and on hillsides mostly below 2500' but sometimes higher, coastal sage scrub, valley grassland, occasional at desert edge
Blooming period: March to May
Name derivations: 1) Plagiobothrys 2) nothofulvus