Latin name: Lactuca saligna L.
  Pronunciation:
lak-TOO-ka sa-LIG-na
  Common name: Willow-leaf lettuce
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Coastal bluffs and scrub, disturbed grass-
  lands, Santa Cruz, San Miguel and San Nicholas
  Ids, native to Europe

  Blooming period: July to October
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Lactuca
  2) saligna
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