Calflora
Taxon  Report   9939    
Eriogonum shockleyi  S. Watson
Shockley's buckwheat
Eriogonum shockleyi
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Eriogonum shockleyi, 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 shockleyi
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Eriogonum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eriogonum shockleyi ssp. candidum
PLANTS: Eriogonum shockleyi ssp. longilobum
PLANTS: Eriogonum shockleyi var. longilobum
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More information about  Eriogonum shockleyi
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERSH)

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).