Taxon  Report   3379    
Eriogonum trichopes  Torr.
Little desert buckwheat,  Little deserttrumpet, Little trumpet
Eriogonum trichopes
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Eriogonum trichopes
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Eriogonum trichopes
© 2014 John Doyen
Eriogonum trichopes, 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 trichopes
© 2003 Michael Charters
Genus: Eriogonum
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Eriogonum trichopes var. trichopes
More information about  Eriogonum trichopes
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 24, 2019).