Latin name: Tamarix parviflora DC.
  Pronunciation: TAM-ar-ix par-vi-FLOR-a

  Common name: Small-flowered tamarisk
  Family: Tamaricaceae (Tamarisk)
  Habitat: Washes, slopes, sand dunes, roadsides,
  desert and cismontane to 2500', native to SE
  Europe and Mediterranean region

  Blooming period: March to April
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Tamarix
  2) parviflora
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