Latin name: Thermopsis californica S. Watson
  var. semota (Jepson) C.J. Chen & B. L. Turner
  Pronunciation: ther-MOP-sis ka-li-for-ni-ka seh-
  MO-ta

  Common name: Velvety false-lupine
  Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
  Habitat: Grassy places and among trees, 4000'-
  5500', yellow pine forest, mountains of east San
  Diego Co.
  Blooming period: April to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Thermopsis
  2) californica  (3) semota
  Formerly Thermopsis macrophylla var. semota
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