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

Ternate Buckwheat

Eriogonum ternatum

Sulphur Buckwheat: Eriogonum umbellatum (var. ?)

Ternate buckwheat (Eriogonum ternatum) blooming at Whetstone Butte, Siskiyou National Forest..............July 15, 2012.

Basal leaves of Ternate Buckwheat: Eriogonum ternatum - Basal leaves of Ternate Buckwheat: Eriogonum ternatum

A broad mat of leaves of what might be ternate buckwheat as found in the gravelly, serpentine soils at Rough and Ready Wayside in southwestern Oregon.........April 5, 2009. I'd want to see this in bloom for verification.

Paul Slichter