Taxon  Report   9937    
Eriogonum nutans  Torr. & A. Gray
Dugway buckwheat
Eriogonum nutans
© 2012 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriogonum nutans
© 2010 Steve Matson
Eriogonum nutans
© 2012 Steve Matson
Eriogonum nutans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America, Nevada, Oregon, Utah.

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Eriogonum nutans
© 2010 Steve Matson
Genus: Eriogonum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

CNPS accepted name:
Eriogonum nutans var. nutans

More information about  Eriogonum nutans
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


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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 10, 2018).

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