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Eriogonum  ovalifolium var. purpureum (Nutt.) Durand  sect. Eucycla 
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FamilyPOLYGONACEAE
Genus species var.Eriogonum  ovalifolium var. purpureum (Nutt.) Durand  sect. Eucycla
SynonymsEucycla purpurea Nutt. (basionym)
 Eriogonum dichroanthum Gand.
 Eriogonum orthocaulon Small
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.
sagebrush wilding
Altitude700-3100m
Description leaves spathulate, oblong to oval, 5-20mm, tomentose to floccose, margins not brownish, scapes tomentose, inflorescence capitate, 15-35mm wide, involucres of 3-15
Size5-20cm
Colorwhite, rose, purple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub, cushion
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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