Latin name: Chaenactis santolinoides E. Greene
  Pronunciation: kee-NAK-tis san-toe-lie-NO-i-dees

  Common name: Santolina pincushion
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Open pine woods, dry ridges, sandy or
  gravelly places, 4500-8000', Mt. Pinos, San Gabriels,
  San Bernardinos
  Blooming period: June to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Chaenactis
  2) santolinoides
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