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Eriogonum kennedyi  Porter ex S. Watson  var. austromontanum  Munz & I. M. Johnst.
Southern mountain buckwheat
Eriogonum kennedyi var. austromontanum
© 2013 Gary A. Monroe
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Eriogonum kennedyi var. austromontanum
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Eriogonum kennedyi var. austromontanum
© 2005 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Eriogonum kennedyi var. austromontanum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Eriogonum kennedyi var. austromontanum
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Parent: Eriogonum kennedyi
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Habitat: pebble-plain

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriogonum kennedyi ssp. austromontanum
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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 20, 2019).