Latin name: Eriogonum kennedyi S. Watson var.
  alpigenum (Munz & I.M. Johnston) Munz & I.M.
  Johnston
  Pronunciation: er-ee-OG-an-um KEN-ed-eee-eye
  al-PIJ-en-um

  Common name: Southern alpine buckwheat
  Family: Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
  Habitat: Dry granitic slopes and ridges, 8000'-
  11500', San Gabriel and San Bernardino Mts, Mt.
  Pinos

  Blooming period: July to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Eriogonum
  2) kennedyi
 3) alpigenum
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