Latin name: Emmenanthe penduliflora Benth. var.
  penduliflora
  Pronunciation: em-en-AN-the pen-dew-LI-fer-a

  Common name: Whispering bells
  Family: Boraginaceae (Borage)
  Habitat: Common on dry, open slopes especially after
  burns or other disturbances, chaparral, coastal sage
  scrub, creosote bush scrub, to about 6000'
  Blooming period: April to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Emmenanthe
  2) penduliflora
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