Taxon  Report   3263    
Eriogonum grande  Greene  var. rubescens  (Greene) Munz
Red flowered buckwheat,  Redflower buckwheat
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Eriogonum grande var. dunklei
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent: Eriogonum grande
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Eriogonum grande ssp. rubescens
JEF + PLANTS: Eriogonum grande var. dunklei
JEF: Eriogonum latifolium ssp. rubescens
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More information about  Eriogonum grande var. rubescens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2019).