Eriogonum flavum

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Scientific Name Eriogonum flavum USDA PLANTS Symbol
ERFL4
Common Name Alpine Golden Buckwheat ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
21134
Family Polygonaceae (Buckwheat) SEINet
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Description Foothills to alpine life zones, gravelly, rocky areas, tundra; short erect perennial to 3 inches tall, stout hairy stems; basal, oblong-elliptic leaves, covered with fine hairs; clusters of tiny golden yellow flowers, each less than 1/4-inch across, with protruding stamens and styles. Descr. excerpt from "Guide to Colorado Wildflowers" by G.K. Guennel. Colorado Status
Native

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