Taxon  Report   3385 
Eriogonum umbellatum  Torrey
sulphur buckwheat,  sulphur flower buckwheat
Eriogonum umbellatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Eriogonum umbellatum
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Eriogonum umbellatum
© 2003 Michael Charters
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Eriogonum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Eriogonum umbellatum var. ahartii
Eriogonum umbellatum var. argus
Eriogonum umbellatum var. bahiiforme
Eriogonum umbellatum var. canifolium
Eriogonum umbellatum var. chlorothamnus
Eriogonum umbellatum var. covillei
Eriogonum umbellatum var. dichrocephalum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. dumosum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. furcosum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. glaberrimum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. goodmanii
Eriogonum umbellatum var. humistratum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. juniporinum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. lautum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. minus
Eriogonum umbellatum var. modocense
Eriogonum umbellatum var. munzii
Eriogonum umbellatum var. nelsoniorum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. nevadense
Eriogonum umbellatum var. polyanthum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. smallianum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. speciosum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. subaridum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. torreyanum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. versicolor
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
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USDA PLANTS Profile (ERUM)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2014).

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