Latin name: Brickellia atractyloides A. Gray var.
  arguta (B.L. Rob.) Jeps.
  Pronunciation: brik-EL-ee-a a-trak-til-OH-i-dees ar-
  GOO-ta

  Common name: Spearleaf brickellbush
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Rocky places to 7500', creosote bush
  scrub, joshua tree woodland

  Blooming period: April to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Brickellia
  2) atractyloides 3) arguta

  Formerly Brickellia arguta var. arguta
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