Calflora
Taxon  Report   9935    
Eriogonum lobbii  Torr. & A. Gray
Lobb's buckwheat
Eriogonum lobbii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriogonum lobbii
© 2009 Vernon Smith
Eriogonum lobbii
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Eriogonum lobbii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eriogonum lobbii
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Eriogonum
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Eriogonum lobbii var. lobbii
ICPN: Eriogonum lobbii var. minus
More information about  Eriogonum lobbii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERLO2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).