Latin name: Gilia transmontana (H. Mason & A.D.
  Grant) A.D. Grant & V. Grant)
  Pronunciation: JEE-lee-a trans-mon-TAY-na
  Common name: Transmontane or northern desert gilia
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Rocky or sandy desert slopes and washes,
  Mojave Desert
  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations: (1) Gilia
  (2) transmontana
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