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Eriogonum nealleyi

Eriogonum nealleyi J.M. Coult.

Irion County Buckwheat, Irion County Wild Buckwheat

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)


USDA Symbol: ERNE5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Achene
Size Notes: Up to about 4 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep



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.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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