Latin name: Lessingia nemaclada Greene
  Pronunciation: les-IN-jee-a neh-MAH-kla-da
  Common name: Slenderstem lessingia
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Open fields, roadsides, woodland borders, serpentine
  soils to 6500', inner South Coast range
  Blooming period: July to October
  Click for Latin name derivations:
  (1) Lessingia (2) nemaclada
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