Latin name: Downingia cuspidata (E. Greene) E. Greene
  Pronunciation: down-IN-jee-a kus-pi-DAY-ta

  Common name: Toothed calicoflower
  Family: Campanulaceae (Bellflower)
  Habitat: Vernal pools, lake margins, moist meadows to
  about 1500'

  Blooming period: March to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Downingia
  2) cuspidata
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