[Buckwheats: The Genus Eriogonum in the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Marumleaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Wild Buckwheat, Mountain Buckwheat, Sierra Buckwheat, Sierra Eriogonum

Eriogonum marifolium var. marifolium

Synonyms: Eriogonum cupulatum, Eriogonum marifolium var. apertum

Marumleaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Wild Buckwheat, Mountain Buckwheat, Sierra Buckwheat, Sierra Eriogonum: Eriogonum marifolium var. marifolium (Synonyms: Eriogonum cupulatum, Eriogonum marifolium var. apertum)

Marum-leaf wild buckwheat as seen on dry slopes above the west side of Conrad Meadows, Wenatchee National Forest......June 28, 2013.. Note the bright yellow flowers as opposed to the creamy yellow flowers of the similar Eriogonum umbellatum var. majus.

Lower leaf surfaces of Marumleaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Wild Buckwheat, Mountain Buckwheat, Sierra Buckwheat, Sierra Eriogonum: Eriogonum marifolium var. marifolium (Synonyms: Eriogonum cupulatum, Eriogonum marifolium var. apertum) - Marumleaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Wild Buckwheat, Mountain Buckwheat, Sierra Buckwheat, Sierra Eriogonum: Eriogonum marifolium var. marifolium (Synonyms: Eriogonum cupulatum, Eriogonum marifolium var. apertum) - Upper leaf surfaces of Marumleaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Wild Buckwheat, Mountain Buckwheat, Sierra Buckwheat, Sierra Eriogonum: Eriogonum marifolium var. marifolium (Synonyms: Eriogonum cupulatum, Eriogonum marifolium var. apertum)

What appears to be marum-leaf wild buckwheat as seen on rocky slopes about a mile east of the South Fork Conrad Creek along a user trail on a ridgeline between Conrad Creek and the South Fork Tieton River drainages, Goat Rocks Wilderness.........July 24, 2016.

Marumleaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Buckwheat, Marum-leaf Wild Buckwheat, Mountain Buckwheat, Sierra Buckwheat, Sierra Eriogonum: Eriogonum marifolium var. marifolium (Synonyms: Eriogonum cupulatum, Eriogonum marifolium var. apertum)

What appears to be marum-leaf wild buckheat atop Lookout Mountain, Badger Creek Wilderness........July 4, 2013.

Paul Slichter