Taxon  Report   3297 
Eriogonum luteolum  Greene  var. caninum  (Greene) Reveal
Tiburon buckwheat
Eriogonum luteolum var. caninum
© 2016 Neal Kramer
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Eriogonum luteolum var. caninum
© 2001 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
Eriogonum luteolum var. caninum
© 2008 Lech Naumovich
Eriogonum luteolum var. caninum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Eriogonum caninum
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Eriogonum luteolum var. caninum
© 2001 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent Record Eriogonum luteolum
Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Valley Grassland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.5 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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PLANTS: Eriogonum vimineum var. californicum
PLANTS: Eriogonum vimineum var. caninum
CNPS + PLANTS: Eriogonum caninum
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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 20, 2018).

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