Taxon  Report   3406 
Eriogonum vimineum  Douglas ex Benth.
Wicker buckwheat,  Wicker stemmed eriogonum, Wickerstem buckwheat
Eriogonum vimineum
© 2006 David McClurg
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Eriogonum vimineum
© 2009 George W. Hartwell
Eriogonum vimineum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Eriogonum vimineum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eriogonum vimineum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Eriogonum
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Eriogonum vimineum var. luteolum
PLANTS: Eriogonum vimineum var. shoshonense
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This plant is available commercially.
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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 15, 2018).

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