Taxon  Report   9940 
Eriogonum thornei  (Reveal & Henrickson) L.M. Shultz
Thorne's buckwheat
Eriogonum thornei
© 2008 Hartmut Wisch
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Eriogonum thornei
© 2005 James M. Andre
Eriogonum thornei
© 2005 James M. Andre
Eriogonum thornei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Eriogonum thornei
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Eriogonum
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Eriogonum ericifolium ssp. thornei
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Eriogonum ericifolium var. thornei
More information about  Eriogonum thornei
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 26, 2017).

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