Latin name: Euphorbia polycarpa (Benth.) Millsp.
Pronunciation: yoo-FOR-bee-a pol-ee-KAR-pa
Common name: Small-seeded spurge
Family: Euphorbiaceae (Spurge)
Habitat: Dry slopes and washes, sandy places below 3000', creosote bush scrub in both deserts, coastal sage scrub and chaparral, Ventura to San Diego Co.
Blooming period: All year
Name derivations: 1) Euphorbia 2) polycarpa