Taxon  Report   3251 
Eriogonum giganteum  S. Watson  var. formosum  Brandegee
San Clemente Island buckwheat
Eriogonum giganteum var. formosum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Eriogonum giganteum var. formosum
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Eriogonum giganteum var. formosum
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Eriogonum giganteum var. formosum
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent Record Eriogonum giganteum.
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PLANTS: Eriogonum giganteum ssp. formosum
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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 26, 2015).

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