| Eriastrum diffusum, Phlox family (Polemoniaceae)
|Flowers:||5 pale blue petals around a deep tubular center with white and gold.|
|Leaves:||Narrow grey-green leaves, to 3/4" long.|
|Height:||Grows to 4 1/2" high.|
| Photographed April
6, in Superstition Mountain area.
Typically found in sandy desert soil, and on mesas.