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Keyword: Sulphur-flower buckwheat

Irrigation requirements for seed production of two Eriogonum species in a semiarid environment

Publications Posted on: November 13, 2017
Seeds of native plants are needed for rangeland restoration in the Intermountain West. Many of these plants are rarely cultivated and relatively little is known about the cultural practices required for their seed production. Irrigation trials were conducted over multiple years for two perennial Eriogonum species, Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. and Eriogonum heracleoides Nutt.

Irrigation to enhance native seed production for Great Basin restoration

Publications Posted on: October 07, 2015
Native shrublands and their associated grasses and forbs have been disappearing from the Great Basin as a result of grazing practices, exotic weed invasions, altered fire regimes, climate change and other human impacts. Native forb seed is needed to restore these areas.

Sustainable Agricultural Techniques: Native Plant Seed Production - Sulphur-flower Buckwheat Eriogonum umbellatum (ERUM)

Publications Posted on: September 15, 2010
Native forb seed production is needed for rangeland restoration and reclamation projects within the Great Basin. Sulphur-flower buckwheat Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. ERUM , (Fig.1) is a widespread species with many subspecies in the western United States and Canada. Production of sulphur-flower buckwheat seed adds to the array of native forbs available for planting disturbed areas on western wild lands.