Latin name: Astragalus whitneyi A. Gray var.
  whitneyi
  Pronunciation: as-TRAG-a-lus WHIT-nee-eye

  Common name: Whitney's locoweed
  Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
  Habitat: Dry places, 7000'-11,000', subalpine
  forest, alpine fell-fields, Mt. Pinos, White Mts

  Blooming period: May to September
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Astragalus
  2) whitneyi
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