Taxon  Report   3347 
Eriogonum pendulum  S. Watson
Waldo buckwheat
Eriogonum pendulum
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Eriogonum pendulum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Eriogonum pendulum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Eriogonum pendulum
© 2009 Norman Jensen
Genus: Eriogonum
Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.2 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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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