Latin name: Eriastrum densifolium (Benth.) H. Mason
  ssp. austromontanum
  Pronunciation: er-ee-AS-trum den-si-FO-lee-um aw-
  stro-mon-TAY-num

  Common name: Southern mountain woolstar
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Dry open slopes, 4000'-8000', montane
  coniferous forest, Baja to Santa Barbara and Inyo Cos.

  Blooming period: May to September
  Click for Latinname derivations:  1) Eriastrum
  2) densifolium  3) austromontanum
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