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Eriogonum  ovalifolium Nutt.  sect. Eucycla 
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FamilyPOLYGONACEAE
Genus species var.Eriogonum  ovalifolium Nutt.  sect. Eucycla
SynonymsEriogonum ovalifolium var. multiscapus Gand.
 Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nevadens Gand.
 Eucycla ovalifolia (Nutt.) Nutt.
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.
rocky slopes
Altitude600-4100m
Description leaves lanate, spathulate, to glabrous or elliptic, very variable, floral stem without leaves, flowers in head, supported by three, linear-lanceolate bracts
Size2-30cm
Colorpink, white, yellow, red
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
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
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