Latin name: Mentzelia micrantha (Hook. & Arn.)
  Torrey & A. Gray
  Pronunciation: ment-ZEE-lee-a my-KRAN-tha

  Common name: Stickleaf
  Family: Loasaceae (Loasa)
  Habitat: Open, often disturbed places to 5000', chaparral,
  foothill woodland, West Transverse Range, San Gabriels,
  Peninsular Ranges

  Blooming period: April to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Mentzelia
  2) micrantha
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