Latin name: Leptosiphon floribundus (A. Gray) J.M.
  Porter & L.A. Johnson ssp. glaber (R. Patt) J.M.
  Porter & L.A. Johnson
  Pronunciation: lep-toe-SY-fon flor-i-BUN-dus
  GLAY-ber

  Common name: Summer snow linanthus
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Open wooded areas to 7000', Peninsular
  Range, San Bernardino and Laguna Mts
  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Leptosiphon
  2) floribundus 3) glaber
  Formerly Linanthus floribundus ssp. glaber
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