Latin name: Navarretia fossalis Moran
  Pronunciation: nav-ar-ET-ee-a fos-SAY-lis

  Common name: Spreading navarretia
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Vernal pools, ditches to 4000', San Diego
  and Riverside Cos., Otay Mesa

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Navarretia
  2) fossalis
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