Latin name: Stephanomeria exigua Nutt. ssp. exigua
  Pronunciation: stef-an-oh-MEER-ee-a ex-IG-yoo-a
  Common name: Small wirelettuce
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Dry slopes and deserts to 6500'
  Blooming period: May to September
  Click for Latin name derivations: (1) Stephanomeria
  (2) exigua
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