Latin name: Pickeringia montana Nutt. var.
  tomentosa (Abrams) I.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
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Pickeringia
  2) montana
 3) tomentosa
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