Taxon  Report   9933    
Eriogonum heracleoides  Nutt.
Parsnipflower buckwheat
Eriogonum heracleoides
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriogonum heracleoides
© 2009 Steven Perry
Eriogonum heracleoides
© 2002 Gary A. Monroe
Eriogonum heracleoides, 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 heracleoides
© 2011 Steven Perry
Genus: Eriogonum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Eriogonum heracleoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).