Latin name: Pseudognaphalium beneolens (Davidson) Anderb.
Pronunciation: soo-doe-na-FAY-lee-um ben-ee-OH-lens
Common name: Fragrant everlasting
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
Habitat: Dry often grassy places in chaparral and coastal sage scrub to an elevation of about 5000', widely ranging from Southern California to Oregon
Blooming period: July to November
Name derivations: 1) Pseudognaphalium 2) beneolens