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Eriogonum wrightii v.nodosum

Wright buckwheat

Life form2, 3: subshrub
Habitat: rocky slopes, canyons, north exposures
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: simple
Flower color2: white or whitish to pink or magenta
Flowering period2: June to Oct.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Polygonaceae (buckwheat family)
Synonym(s)1: Eriogonum wrightii v.pringlei
Status: widespread
Locations where collected or observed:
      Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Tinajas Altas area
      Sonoran Desert National Monument

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