CPC Plant Profile: Ione Buckwheat
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Ione Buckwheat (Eriogonum apricum var. apricum)

Description
  • Global Rank: T1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Polygonaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 147937
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

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Updates
  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, University of California Botanical Garden holds 2 accessions of Eriogonum apricum var. apricum in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 8134 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, University of California Botanical Garden has collected 2 seed accessions of Eriogonum apricum var. apricum from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass an unknown number of maternal plants

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Nomenclature
Taxon Eriogonum apricum var. apricum
Authority Myatt
Family Polygonaceae
CPC Number 1685
ITIS 195422
USDA
Common Names Ione Buckwheat | Ione Wild Buckwheat
Associated Scientific Names Eriogonum apricum var. apricum
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Habitat

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Reintroduction
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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