Latin name: Spergularia macrotheca (Cham. &
  Schltdl.) Heynh. var. macrotheca
  Pronunciation:
sper-gew-LARE-ee-a mak-ro-THEE-
  ka

  Common name: Sticky sand-spurrey
  Family: Caryophyllaceae (Pink)
  Habitat: Sand flats and dunes, rocky outcrops,
  coastal bluffs, alkaline fields, South Coast, Channel
  Islands

  Blooming period: Most of the year
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Spergularia
  2) macrotheca
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