Taxon  Report   3387 
Eriogonum umbellatum  Torrey  var. argus  Reveal
Sulphur buckwheat,  Sulphur flower buckwheat
Eriogonum umbellatum var. argus
© 2014 Steve Matson
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Eriogonum umbellatum var. argus
© 2014 Steve Matson
Eriogonum umbellatum var. argus
© 1998 Dean Wm. Taylor
Eriogonum umbellatum var. argus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Eriogonum umbellatum var. argus
© 2014 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent Record Eriogonum umbellatum
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3 (strong indicator)   [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 23, 2016).

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