Taxon  Report   3293 
Eriogonum latifolium  Sm.
Coast buckwheat,  Coast eriogonum, Seaside buckwheat, Wild buckwheat
Eriogonum latifolium
© 2018 Cynthia Powell
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Eriogonum latifolium
© 2006 Doreen L. Smith
Eriogonum latifolium
© 2012 Robert Sikora
Eriogonum latifolium, 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 latifolium
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Genus: Eriogonum
Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Eriogonum oblongifolium
More information about  Eriogonum latifolium
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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 15, 2018).

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