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Eriogonum heracleoides  Nutt.  var. heracleoides 
Parsnip flowered buckwheat,   Parsnipflower buckwheat
Eriogonum heracleoides var. heracleoides is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).
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Parent: Eriogonum heracleoides
Genus: Eriogonum
Family: Polygonaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFEriogonum angustifolium
JEFEriogonum gyrophyllum
JEFEriogonum heracleoides ssp. angustifolium
JEFEriogonum heracleoides var. angustifolium
JEFEriogonum heracleoides var. micranthum
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Information about  Eriogonum heracleoides var. heracleoides from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERHEH3)

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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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 02/02/2023).