Latin name: Baileya pleniradiata A. Gray
  Pronunciation: BAY-lee-a plen-i-ray-dee-AY-ta

  Common name: Woolly marigold
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Sandy soils to 5000', creosote bush scrub,
  joshua tree woodland, Mojave and northeast Colorado
  Deserts

  Blooming period: March to June, October
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Baileya
  2) pleniradiata
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