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Eriogonum kingii (Ruby mountain buckwheat)
Reveal, James L.

Eriogonum kingii

Eriogonum kingii Torr. & A. Gray

Ruby Mountain Buckwheat

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: ERKI

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Flower:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Notes: cream aging to salmon pink

Distribution

USA: NV

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees
Supports Conservation Biological Control

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Eriogonum kingii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Eriogonum kingii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Eriogonum kingii

Metadata

Record Modified: 2017-11-13
Research By: TWC Staff

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