Latin name: Stephanomeria virgata Benth. ssp. virgata
Pronunciation: stef-an-oh-MEER-ee-a vir-GAY-ta
Common name: Twiggy wreathplant
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Habitat: Dry open slopes to about 6000' in the California Floristic Province, ranging from coastal sage scrub to yellow pine forest
Blooming period: July to October or later
Name derivations: 1) Stephanomeria 2) virgata