Latin name: Caulanthus heterophyllus (Nutt.) Payson
  Pronunciation: kaw-LAN-thus het-er-OH-fil-us

  Common name: Slender-pod jewelflower
  Family: Brassicaceae (Mustard)
  Habitat: Disturbed places, burns, coastal sage
  scrub, chaparral below 3500', South Coast and
  south Peninsular Range (common), Transverse
  Range (uncommon)

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Caulanthus
  2) heterophyllus
  
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