Latin name: Ambrosia eriocentra (A. Gray) Payne
  Pronunciation: am-BRO-zee-a er-ee-oh-SEN-tra

  Common name: Woolly bur-sage
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Dry gravelly and rocky places, 2500'-5000',
  creosote bush scrub, joshua tree and pinyon-
  juniper woodland, mts of east Mojave Desert

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Ambrosia
  2) eriocentra
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