Latin name: Nama pusilla A. Gray
  Pronunciation: NAM-a pew-SIL-lum

  Common name: Small-leaved nama
  Family: Boraginaceae (Borage)
  Habitat: Open and sandy places to 5000', creosote
  bush scrub, Mojave Desert, San Bernardino Mts
  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Nama
  2) pusilla
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