Latin name: Tauschia arguta (Torrey & A. Gray) J.F.
  Macbr.
  Pronunciation: TOW-shee-a ar-GOO-ta

  Common name: Southern tauschia
  Family: Apiaceae (Carrot)
  Habitat: Dry fans and slopes below 6000', coastal sage
  scrub, chaparral, woodlands, inland to desert edge

  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Tauschia  2) arguta
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