Eriogonum brevicaule var. laxifolium (Torr. & A.Gray) Reveal
  • Great Basin Naturalist 27: 220 (1968)
  • Loose-leaf wild buckwheat


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2022): Eriogonum brevicaule var. laxifolium (Torr. & A.Gray) Reveal. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000674531. Accessed on: 01 Dec 2022'

General Information

Plants mostly erect, 1-3.5 × 1-5 dm. Aerial flowering stems erect or nearly so, scapelike or dichotomous, (0.7-)1-2.5 dm, tomentose to floccose. Leaves: blade linear to narrowly oblanceolate, (1.5-)3-9(-12) × 0.1-0.5(-0.7) cm, tomentose abaxially, less so and grayish or occasionally greenish adaxially, margins plane or more often revolute. Inflorescences umbellate or cymose divided 1-3 times and 2-5(-8) cm, or capitate and 1-2 cm; branches tomentose to floccose. Involucres 1 per node or more commonly 3-7 per cluster, turbinate to turbinate-campanulate, (2-)2.5-4 × 1.5-3 mm, usually tomentose, occasionally thinly floccose or glabrous. Flowers (2-)3-3.5(-4) mm; perianth yellow or ochroleucous, glabrous.

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    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Loose-leaf wild buckwheat

     Information From

    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Flora of North America Association
    Polygonaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2021.
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online Consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).