Taxon  Report   3219 
Eriogonum compositum  Benth.  var. compositum 
Arrow leaf buckwheat,  Arrowleaf buckwheat
Eriogonum compositum var. compositum
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
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Eriogonum compositum var. compositum
© 2014 John Doyen
Eriogonum compositum var. compositum
© 2014 John Doyen
Eriogonum compositum var. compositum, 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 compositum var. compositum
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent Record Eriogonum compositum
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.7 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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