Latin name: Eremalche exilis (A. Gray) E. Greene
  Pronunciation: er-em-AL-kee EX-il-is

  Common name: White mallow
  Family: Malvaceae (Mallow)
  Habitat: Dry open places to 5000', creosote bush
  scrub, both deserts

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Eremalche
  2) exilis
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