Calflora
Taxon  Report   3307    
Eriogonum microthecum  Nutt.  var. laxiflorum  Hook.
Bush eriogonum,  Loose flowered buckwheat, Slender buckwheat
Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum
© 2011 Steve Matson
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Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum
© 2014 John Doyen
Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum
© 2011 Steve Matson
Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum
© 2014 John Doyen
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriogonum microthecum ssp. confertiflorum
PLANTS: Eriogonum microthecum ssp. laxiflorum
PLANTS: Eriogonum microthecum var. confertiflorum
More information about  Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERMIL2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 19, 2018).