Latin name: Silene antirrhina L.
  Pronunciation: sy-LEE-nee an-tee-RI-na

  Common name: Sleepy catchfly
  Family: Caryophyllaceae (Pink)
  Habitat: Open sandy places, burns, mostly below
  5000', cismontane and desert

  Blooming period: April to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Silene
  2) antirrhina
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