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Eriogonum annuum Nutt.
Annual buckwheat, Wild Buckwheat
USDA Symbol: ERAN4
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Flower:
Flowers 1/4 inch
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
AR , CO , IL , IN , KS , MN , MT , ND , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , WY Native Habitat:
Prairie, Plains, Meadows, Pastures, Savannahs USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil pH: Circumneutral (pH 6.8-7.2)
Soil Description: Sandy, Gravelly
BenefitUse Ornamental: Rock gardens, Rocky hillside, Erosion control
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
PropagationPropagation Material: Seeds
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff