Latin name: Brickellia frutescens A. Gray
  Pronunciation: brik-EL-ee-a froo-TES-ens

  Common name: Shrubby brickellbush
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Dry rocky slopes, 2000'-3500', creosote
  bush scrub, Colorado Desert

  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Brickellia
  2) frutescens
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