Taxon  Report   3337    
Eriogonum ovalifolium  Nutt.  var. eximium  (Tidestr.) J. T. Howell
Brown margined buckwheat,  Brownmargin buckwheat, Cushion buckwheat
Eriogonum ovalifolium var. eximium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Nevada.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriogonum ovalifolium ssp. eximium
More information about  Eriogonum ovalifolium var. eximium
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Feb 16, 2019).