Latin name:Eriogonum pusillum Torrey & A. Gray
  Pronunciation: er-ee-OG-an-um pew-SIL-lum
  Common name: Yellow turbans
  Family: Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
  Habitat: Plains and mesas, mostly 2500' to 6000',   creosote bush scrub to pinyon-juniper woodland, both   deserts north to Mono County
  Blooming period: February to August
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Eriogonum
  2) pusillum
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