Latin name: Saltugilia splendens (Douglas ex. H. Mason
  & A.D. Grant) L.A. Johnson ssp. splendens
  Pronunciation: saul-to-JEE-lee-a SPLEN-dens

  Common name: Splendid woodland-gilia
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Openings in brush or woods, chaparral, foothill woodland, yellow pine forest, San Jacintos, San Gabriels, San Bernardinos to Monterey Co.
  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Saltugilia 2) splendens
  Formerly Gilia splendens ssp. splendens
  NOTE: Ssp. splendens and ssp. grantii in some areas seem to intergrade and are difficult to differentiate.
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