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cushion desert wild buckwheat
Eriogonum caespitosum
Eriogonum caespitosum
cushion desert wild buckwheat Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Eriogonum caespitosum Polygonaceae
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common names
  cushion desert wild buckwheat
  matted wild buckwheat
  mat wild buckwheat
accepted scientific name
  Eriogonum caespitosum Nutt.
rules for finding collection records
  Eriogonum caespitosum (1283)
family name
  Polygonaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Steven Thorsted
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color color
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 1st week of September

Plant Showiness (27%)
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