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Eriogonum effusum
spreading wild buckwheat Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Eriogonum effusum Polygonaceae
common name
  spreading wild buckwheat
accepted scientific name
  Eriogonum effusum Nutt.
rules for finding collection records
  Eriogonum effusum (294)
  Eriogonum microthecum effusum (193)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 James L. Reveal
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru 3rd week of October

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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