Taxon  Report   3265    
Eriogonum heermannii  Durand & Hilg.
Heerman buckwheat,  Heermann's buckwheat
Eriogonum heermannii
© 2009 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriogonum heermannii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Eriogonum heermannii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Eriogonum heermannii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland

Habitat: slopes, ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Eriogonum heermannii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).