Eriogonum davidsonii

Davidson buckwheat

  • Height:   under 1 ft
  • Life Cycle:   annual
  • Growth Type:   flower
  • Flower Size:   minute
  • Bloom Type:   summer
  • Flower Color:   pink - white
  • Native to California:   YES
  • California Range:   desert - inland
  • Water Requirements:   low
  • Characteristics / Comments:   tolerates range of soils
  • Average Live Seed per Bulk Pound:   160,000
  • 2933
  • 2934

Taxon report data from Calflora

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Eriogonum davidsonii

Common Name:Davidson buckwheat

Eriogonum davidsonii, a angiosperm, is a annual herb that is native to California.

US Distribution:
Plant Community(s):Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:

Recognized as current in TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93

County distribution list:

Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Mono, Monterey, Orange, Riverside, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, San Benito, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Tulare, Ventura

See a detailed Distribution Grid of this plant in Calfornia.

Links: USDA Plants Profile | Jepson Herbarium

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