Taxon  Report   3355    
Eriogonum pusillum  Torr. & A. Gray
Yellow turbans,  Yellowturbans
Eriogonum pusillum
© 2008 Steve Matson
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Eriogonum pusillum
© 2008 Steve Matson
Eriogonum pusillum
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Eriogonum pusillum, 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 pusillum
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Eriogonum
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriogonum reniforme ssp. pusillum
More information about  Eriogonum pusillum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 17, 2019).