Eriogonum fasciculatum

Eriogonum fasciculatum

Flat-top buckwheat

Small to medium deciduous shrub, occurring on a wide variety of sites. Abundant wherever land has been disturbed; often the first inhabitant in secondary succession. Provides good forage to browsing animals and excellent cover for birds and small mammals.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
- 3 
feet
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
in.
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Marginal
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Average
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Average
Seeding Rate: 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
13.80 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
450,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
White
Blooming Season: 
Spring
Fall