Latin name: Chylismia brevipes (A. Gray) Small ssp.
  brevipes
  Pronunciation: ky-LIS-mee-a BREV-i-pees

  Common name: Yellow cups
  Family: Onagraceae (Evening primrose)
  Habitat: Dry washes and sandy or rocky slopes below
  5000', joshua tree woodland, creosote bush scrub

  Blooming period: March to May
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Chylismia
  2) brevipes
  Formerly Camissonia brevipes ssp. brevipes
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