Latin name: Eriogonum arborescens E. Greene
  Pronunciation: er-ee-OG-an-um ar-bore-ES-ens

  Common name: Santa Cruz Island buckwheat
  Family: Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
  Habitat: Rocky slopes, canyon walls, chaparral,
  coastal sage scrub, Santa Cruz, Santa Rosa and
  Anacapa Islands

  Blooming period: April to September
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Eriogonum
  2) arborescens
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