Latin name: Apiastrum angustifolium Nutt.
  Pronunciation: ap-ee-AS-trum an-gus-ti-FO-lee-um

  Common name: Wild celery
  Family: Apiaceae (Carrot)
  Habitat: Dry sandy flats and slopes to 3000', coastal
  sage scrub, chaparral, common after fires
  Blooming period: March to April
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Apiastrum
  2) angustifolium
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