Pronunciation: er-ee-OG-an-um pal-mer-ee-AY-num
Common name: Palmer's buckwheat
Family: Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
Habitat: Dry sandy or gravelly flats to 7000', joshua tree
and pinyon-juniper woodland, creosote bush scrub,
east San Bernardino Co. to northern Inyo Co.
Blooming period: June to October
Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Eriogonum