Latin name: Eriastrum wilcoxii (Nelson) H. Mason
  Pronunciation: er-ee-AS-trum wil-KOX-ee-eye

  Common name: Wilcox's woolstar
  Family: Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
  Habitat: Dry places to 9000', sagebrush scrub,
  pinyon-juniper woodland, northern desert moun-
  tains

  Blooming period: June to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Eriastrum
  2) wilcoxii
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