Latin name: Phlox diffusa Benth.
  Pronunciation: FLOX di-FYOO-sa

  Common name: Spreading phlox
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Dry slopes and flats, 3300-10000', east end of
  San Gabriel Mts

  Blooming period: May to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Phlox  2) diffusa
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