Taxon  Report   3222 
Eriogonum covilleanum  Eastw.
Coville's buckwheat
Eriogonum covilleanum
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Eriogonum covilleanum
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Eriogonum covilleanum
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Eriogonum covilleanum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Eriogonum covilleanum
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Eriogonum
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Eriogonum covilleanum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 27, 2017).

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