Taxon  Report   3357    
Eriogonum reniforme  Torr. & Frém.
Kidney leaf buckwheat,  Kidney leaved buckwheat, Kidneyleaf buckwheat
Eriogonum reniforme
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Eriogonum reniforme
© 2011 Steve Matson
Eriogonum reniforme
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Eriogonum reniforme, 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 reniforme
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Eriogonum
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriogonum reniforme var. comosum
More information about  Eriogonum reniforme
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 23, 2019).