Taxon  Report   9933 
Eriogonum heracleoides  Nutt.
Parsnipflower buckwheat
Eriogonum heracleoides
© 2011 Steven Perry
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Eriogonum heracleoides
© 2009 Steven Perry
Eriogonum heracleoides
© 2002 Gary A. Monroe
Eriogonum heracleoides, 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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Eriogonum heracleoides
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Eriogonum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Eriogonum heracleoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Aug 17, 2018).

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