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Eriogonum  niveum Benth.  sect. Eucycla 
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FamilyPOLYGONACEAE
Genus species var.Eriogonum  niveum Benth.  sect. Eucycla
SynonymsEriogonum niveum ssp. decumbens (Benth.) S.Stokes
 Eriogonum niveum ssp. dichotomum (Benth.) S.Stokes
 Eriogonum niveum var. greenei (A.Gray) S.Stokes
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.British ColumbiaIdahoOregonWashington
grassland and rocks
Altitude30-1300m
Description leaves oblong-ovate to broadly lanceolate or elliptic, abaxially grey tomentose, adaxially only weakly hirsute, floral stem with whorl of leaves, involucres single in cyme
Size5-30cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomlate summer, autumn
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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