Latin name: Oenothera sinuosa W.L. Wagner & Hoch
  Pronunciation: ee-no-THEER-a sin-yoo-AY-ta

  Common name: Wavyleaf bee blossom
  Family: Onagraceae (Evening primrose)
  Habitat: Light sandy soils of cultivated fields,
  occasional weed in Southern California, native to
  Texas, Oklahoma and northern Mexico

  Blooming period: June to September
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Oenothera
  2) sinuosa
  Formerly Gaura sinuata
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