USDA Forest Service Celebrating Wildflowers
Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)
Apache wild buckwheat. Photo by Barb Phillips in Arizona Rare Plant Field Guide, 2001.
Apache wild buckwheat grows on white powdery gypseous limestone soils formed from Tertiary lakebed deposits. These soils, which are found in several disjunct locations in central Arizona, are home to a whole group of rare plants. Photo by Sue Rutman in Arizona Rare Plant Field Guide, 2001.
Eriogonum heermannii var. apachense range map.
Eriogonum heermannii var. apachense, Apache buckwheat
- Other common name(s): Apache wild buckwheat
- NatureServe has not assessed threats yet
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence
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Last modified: Thursday, 08-Dec-2011 15:42:58 EST