Latin name: Celtis reticulata Torrey
  Pronunciation: SEL-tis re-tik-yoo-LAY-ta

  Common name: Western hackberry
  Family: Ulmaceae (Elm)
  Habitat: Widely scattered damp places, 2800'-5000',
  creosote bush scrub, joshua tree and pinyon-
  juniper woodland, Laguna Mts, mountains of east
  Mojave, Kern Co.

  Blooming period: April to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Celtis
  2) reticulata
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