Taxon  Report   3338 
Eriogonum ovalifolium  Nutt.  var. nivale  (Canby ex Coville) M. E. Jones
Cushion buckwheat
Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale
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Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale
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Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale
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Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale, 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 ovalifolium var. nivale
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent Record Eriogonum ovalifolium
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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PLANTS: Eriogonum nivale
PLANTS: Eriogonum rhodanthum
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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: Sep 22, 2018).

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