[The Buckwheat Family on Mt. Adams]

Buckwheats of Mt. Adams

The Genus Eriogonum

Cushion Buckwheat: Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale

Heart-leaf Buckwheat: Eriogonum compositm var. compositum -

Douglas' Buckwheat: Eriogonum douglasii var. -

Tall Buckwheat: Eriogonum elatum -

Parsnip-flowered Buckwheat, Wyeth Buckwheat: Eriogonum heracleoides (var. ?) - At this point, only found along the eastern edge of Conboy Lake NWR.

Cushion Buckwheat: Eriogonum ovalifolium var. nivale -

Alpine Buckwheat, Dirty Socks: Eriogonum pyrolifolium var. coryphaeum -

Haussknecht's Buckwheat, Haussknecht's Sulphur Flower, Sulfur Buckwheat, Sulfurflower: Eriogonum umbellatum var. hausknechtii (Synonyms: Eriogonum haussknechtii, Eriogonum montanum, Eriogonum umbellatum ssp. haussknecthii) -

Sulfur Buckwheat: Eriogonum umbellatum var. umbellatum - (A second page of photos of this variety from 8000'?)


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