Latin name: Pickeringia montana Nutt. var. tomentosa (Abrams) M. Johnston
Pronunciation: pik-er-IN-jee-a mon-TAY-na toe-men-TOE-sa
Common name: Woolly chaparral pea
Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
Habitat: Chaparral, washes to 5500', San Bernardino Mts, Peninsular Ranges, San Diego Co. to Baja
Blooming period: May to August
Name derivations: 1) Pickeringia 2) montana 3) tomentosa