Latin name: Croton wigginsii Wheeler
  Pronunciation: CRO-ton WIG-in-see-eye
  Common name: Wiggins's croton
  Family: Euphorbiaceae (Spurge)
  Habitat: Sand dunes to about 300', southeastern
  Imperial Co., Algodones Dunes, RARE
  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations: (1) Croton
  (2) wigginsii
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