Taxon  Report   3263    
Eriogonum grande  Greene  var. rubescens  (Greene) Munz
Red flowered buckwheat,  Redflower buckwheat
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Eriogonum grande var. rubescens
© 2006 Steve Matson
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens
© 2006 Matt Below
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Eriogonum grande var. dunklei
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Eriogonum grande var. rubescens
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent: Eriogonum grande
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriogonum grande ssp. rubescens
PLANTS: Eriogonum latifolium var. rubescens
ICPN + PLANTS: Eriogonum rubescens
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This plant is available commercially.
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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 22, 2019).