Latin name: Plantago arenaria Waldst. & Kit.
  Pronunciation: plan-TAY-go ar-en-AR-ee-a
  Common name: Sand plantain
  Family: Plantaginaceae (Plantain)
  Habitat: Sandy disturbed areas to 750', South Coast,
  other locations as an escape, naturalized from Eurasia
  Blooming period: July to November
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Plantago
  2) arenaria
  Also known by the names P. indica and P. psyllium,
  often used for bird seed and poultry feed
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