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Donner Pass Buckwheat (Eriogonum umbellatum var. torreyanum)

  • Global Rank: T2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Polygonaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 157256
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb, Subshrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

Where is Donner Pass Buckwheat (Eriogonum umbellatum var. torreyanum) located in the wild?

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Donner Pass Buckwheat can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Donner Pass Buckwheat (Eriogonum umbellatum var. torreyanum)?

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Taxon Eriogonum umbellatum var. torreyanum
Authority (Gray) M.E. Jones
Family Polygonaceae
CPC Number 1797
ITIS 195622
Duration Perennial
Common Names Donner Pass Buckwheat | Torrey's Sulfur-flowered Wild-buckwheat
Associated Scientific Names Eriogonum umbellatum var. torreyanum
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2
Ecological Relationships


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