San Bernardino Wildflower - Need Help Identifying

goldenecho(Z8 (Waco TX))March 18, 2013

Does anyone know the name of this flower? I found it about half way up the mountain on the way to Lake Arrowhead.

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onederw

It's a little tough to tell without seeing the structure and coloration of the leaves, but judging by the flowers, it might be a variety of eriogonum fasciculatum, aka California buckwheat.

Kay

Here is a link that might be useful: images of California buckwheat.

    Bookmark   March 18, 2013 at 11:15PM
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beets_me(USDA 10 / SS 23)

Agreed that this one is a native California buckwheat. We grow three varieties in our San Diego garden and all are butterfly magnets that require good drainage and need little else in the way of care.

    Bookmark   March 19, 2013 at 9:44AM
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goldenecho(Z8 (Waco TX))

Thanks so much!! You got it!

    Bookmark   March 20, 2013 at 9:09AM
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