Taxon  Report   9928    
Eriogonum compositum  Douglas ex Benth.
Arrowleaf buckwheat
Eriogonum compositum
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriogonum compositum
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Eriogonum compositum
© 2005 Dianne Fristrom
Eriogonum compositum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Eriogonum compositum
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Eriogonum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Serpentine affinity: 1.7; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Eriogonum compositum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2018).

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