Taxon  Report   3212 
Eriogonum cernuum  Nutt.
Nodding buckwheat
Eriogonum cernuum
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Eriogonum cernuum
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Eriogonum cernuum
© 2015 Steve Matson
Eriogonum cernuum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Eriogonum cernuum
© 2015 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Eriogonum cernuum var. viminale
TJM2: Eriogonum cernuum var. cernuum
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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