Rahul Sharma

Eriogonum thomasii

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Polygonaceae
Scientific name  Eriogonum thomasii
Rank  Species
Order  Caryophyllales
Genus  Eriogonum
Higher classification  Eriogonum
Eriogonum thomasii
Similar  Eriogonum, Polygonaceae, Eriogonum trichopes

Eriogonum thomasii is a species of wild buckwheat known by the common name Thomas' buckwheat. It is native to the desert southwest of the United States and northern Mexico where it is common in many areas, sometimes becoming a weed.


It is a thin annual herb growing up to 30 centimeters tall, with a basal rosette of rounded leaves around the stem. The inflorescence is a wide open array of stem branches bearing clusters of tiny yellowish to pinkish flowers.


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