Taxon  Report   3370 
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum  Douglas ex Benth.  var. sphaerocephalum 
Rock buckwheat,  Round headed buckwheat
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. sphaerocephalum
© 2014 John Doyen
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Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. sphaerocephalum
© 2014 John Doyen
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. sphaerocephalum
© 2010 Steve Matson
Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. sphaerocephalum, 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 sphaerocephalum var. sphaerocephalum
© 2010 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent Record Eriogonum sphaerocephalum
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. brevifolium
PLANTS: Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. geniculatum
PLANTS: Eriogonum sphaerocephalum var. megacephalum
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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 19, 2018).

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