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Eriogonum  diatomaceum Reveal, J.Reynolds & Picciani  sect. Eucycla 
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FamilyPOLYGONACEAE
Genus species var.Eriogonum  diatomaceum Reveal, J.Reynolds & Picciani  sect. Eucycla
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Nevada
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1300-1500m
Description basal leaves elliptic, densely grey tomentose, entire, broadly acute, thinly petiolate, inflorescence capitate, 10-15mm, involucres crowded, flowers numerous, 2-3mm
Size5-20cm
Colorcreamy white
Bloomspring
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or in spring
half-ripe cuttings in late of summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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