Taxon  Report   9932    
Eriogonum esmeraldense  S. Watson
Esmeralda buckwheat
Eriogonum esmeraldense
© 2011 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriogonum esmeraldense
© 2011 Steve Matson
Eriogonum esmeraldense, 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 esmeraldense
© 2009 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Eriogonum esmeraldense
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


Search (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).