Latin name: Alopecurus aequalis Sobol. var. aequalis
  Pronunciation: al-oh-peh-KYUR-us ee-KWAY-lis
  Common name: Shortawn foxtail
  Family: Poaceae (Grass)
  Habitat: Wet meadows and other moist places,
  montane coniferous forest to 9200', mountains
  from San Diego Co. north
  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations: (1) Alopecurus
  (2) aequalis
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