[Buckwheats: The Genus Eriogonum in Mt. Adams Country]

Arrowleaf Buckwheat, Heart-leaf Buckwheat, Northern Buckwheat

Eriogonum compositum var. compositum

Synonyms: Eriogonum compositum var. citrinum, Eriogonum compositum var. pilicaule, Eriogonum johnstonii, Eriogonum pilicaule

Arrowleaf Buckwheat, Heart-leaf Buckwheat, Northern Buckwheat: Eriogonum compositum var. compositum (Synonyms: Eriogonum compositum var. citrinum, Eriogonum compositum var. pilicaule, Eriogonum johnstonii, Eriogonum pilicaule)

The photo above shows hear-leaf buckwheat growing on riprap slopes above the Klickitat River along the River Route Road in the upper Klickitat River drainage.........May 26, 2008.

Arrowleaf Buckwheat, Heart-leaf Buckwheat, Northern Buckwheat: Eriogonum compositum var. compositum (Synonyms: Eriogonum compositum var. citrinum, Eriogonum compositum var. pilicaule, Eriogonum johnstonii, Eriogonum pilicaule)

The photo above shows heart-leaf buckwheat as seen at about 4100' at a DNR rock quarry atop the ridge dividing Dairy and Cougar Creeks on the southeastern slopes of Mt. Adams.........July 10, 2005.

Inflorescence of Arrowleaf Buckwheat, Heart-leaf Buckwheat, Northern Buckwheat: Eriogonum compositum var. compositum (Synonyms: Eriogonum compositum var. citrinum, Eriogonum compositum var. pilicaule, Eriogonum johnstonii, Eriogonum pilicaule)

Inflorescemce of heart-leaf buckwheat........July 10, 2005.

Leaf of Arrowleaf Buckwheat, Heart-leaf Buckwheat, Northern Buckwheat: Eriogonum compositum var. compositum (Synonyms: Eriogonum compositum var. citrinum, Eriogonum compositum var. pilicaule, Eriogonum johnstonii, Eriogonum pilicaule)

The photo above shows a close-up of a leaf of heart-leaf buckwheat as seen at about 4100' at a DNR rock quarry atop the ridge dividing Dairy and Cougar Creeks on the southeastern slopes of Mt. Adams.........June 13, 2005.

Leaf of Arrowleaf Buckwheat, Heart-leaf Buckwheat, Northern Buckwheat: Eriogonum compositum var. compositum (Synonyms: Eriogonum compositum var. citrinum, Eriogonum compositum var. pilicaule, Eriogonum johnstonii, Eriogonum pilicaule)

The photo above shows another close-up of a leaf of heart-leaf buckwheat as seen at about 4100' at a DNR rock quarry atop the ridge dividing Dairy and Cougar Creeks on the southeastern slopes of Mt. Adams........June 13, 2005.

Paul Slichter