genus Eriogonum


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Noun1.genus Eriogonum - North American herbs of the buckwheat family
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
buckwheat family, family Polygonaceae, Polygonaceae - a family of plants of order Polygonales chiefly of the north temperate zone; includes the buckwheats
eriogonum - any plant of the genus Eriogonum with small clustered flowers
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Native California buckwheat plants, from the genus Eriogonum, are garden workhorses: They can cover dry banks and survive in rock gardens, plus their flowers are pollinator magnets.