Taxon  Report   3390    
Eriogonum umbellatum  Torr.  var. covillei  (Small) Munz & Reveal
Coville's sulphur buckwheat,  Sulphur flower buckwheat
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Eriogonum umbellatum var. covillei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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ICPN + PLANTS: Eriogonum covillei
PLANTS: Eriogonum umbellatum ssp. covillei
More information about  Eriogonum umbellatum var. covillei
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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).