Latin name: Fagonia pachyacantha Rydb.
  Pronunciation: fa-GO-nee-a pak-ee-a-KAN-tha
  Common name: Sticky fagonia
  Family: Zygophyllaceae (Caltrop)
  Habitat: Flat, sandy or rocky places to 1500',
  Colorado Desert
  Blooming period: March to May, November to Jan.
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Fagonia
  2) pachyacantha
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