Latin name: Trichostema lanceolatum Benth.
  Pronunciation: tr-KOS-te-ma lan-see-oh-LAY-tum

  Common name: Vinegar weed
  Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
  Habitat: Dry open habitats and fields, below 3000',
  disturbed areas, coastal sage scrub, chaparral, valley
  grassland

  Blooming period: August to October
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Trichostema
  2) lanceolatum
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