Latin name: Acmispon procumbens (Greene) Brouillet
  var. procumbens
  Pronunciation: ak-MIS-pon pro-KUM-bens
  Common name: Silky deerweed, Silky California broom
  Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
  Habitat: Chaparral to jeffrey pine forest, sandy flats and slopes, Transverse and Peninsular Ranges, Mojave Desert
  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Acmispon 2) procumbens
  Formerly Lotus procumbens var. procumbens
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