Latin name: Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh
  Pronunciation: glis-er-EYE-za leh-pi-DO-ta

  Common name: Wild licorice
  Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
  Habitat: Moist, generally open, disturbed areas, creek
  banks and roadsides, cismontane and occasional on
  desert

  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Glycyrrhiza
  2) lepidota
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