Taxon  Report   3250 
Eriogonum giganteum  S. Watson  var. compactum  Dunkle
Santa barbara island buckwheat
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Eriogonum giganteum var. compactum, 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.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .

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Eriogonum giganteum var. compactum
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Genus: Eriogonum
Parent Record Eriogonum giganteum
Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal [CNPS Inventory]
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PLANTS: Eriogonum giganteum ssp. compactum
More information about  Eriogonum giganteum var. compactum
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2016).

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