Latin name: Chorizanthe corrugata (Torrey) Torrey
  & A. Gray
  Pronunciation: kor-i-ZAN-the kor-oo-GAY-ta
  Common name: Wrinkled spineflower
  Family: Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
  Habitat: Dry rocky places and soils to 3000', desert
  scrub from Death Valley to Baja
  Blooming period: February to May
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Chorizanthe
  2) corrugata
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