Latin name: Nemacladus sigmoideus G. Robb.
  Pronunciation: neh-MAH-kla-dus sig-mo-ID-ee-us
  Common name: Sigmoid threadplant
  Family: Campanulaceae (Bellflower)
  Habitat: Sandy or gravelly soils, joshua tree wood-
  land, east Peninsular Range, Mojave and northwest
  Colorado Desert, Tehachapis, Transverse Range
  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations: (1) Nemacladus
  (2) sigmoideus
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