Latin name: Trichostema austromontanum Harlan
  Lewis ssp. austromontanum
  Pronunciation: try-KOS-te-ma aw-stro-mon-TAY-
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  Common name: Southern bluecurls
  Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
  Habitat: Drying edges of meadows, streambanks,
  3500'-7500', montane coniferous forest, San Diego
  Co. to Los Angeles Co.

  Blooming period: July to September
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Trichostema
  2) austromontanum
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