Latin name: Boerhavia triquetra S. Watson
  Pronunciation: bore-HA-vee-a tri-KET-ra

  Common name: Slender spiderling
  Family: Nyctaginaceae (Four o'clock)
  Habitat: Sandy washes and open gravelly flats to 5500',
  creosote bush scrub, joshua tree woodland, Little San
  Bernardino Mts, east Mojave Desert

  Blooming period: September to December
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Boerhavia
  2) triquetra
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