Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12567 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum loganum A. Nelson
Common name   Logan wild buckwheat
R. Van Buren   1360  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 07 August 2006 
United States
Cache County
Locality Bear River Range, Blacksmith Fork Canyon, N side of Utah Highway 101, 3 miles E of Hyrum;
     Elev.: 4849 ft. (1478 m.)
Habitat Notes on limestone talus; 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 41° 37'  16.58" N, 111° 46'  45.34" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L7S3. 


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Eriogonum loganum A. Nels.

     Eriogonum brevicaule var. loganum (A. Nels.) Welsh

Common Name(s): Cache Valley buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21184, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum loganum


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12567s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 13090d1.jpg 
specimen image: 13090s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14665 Clematis ligusticifolia      "white virgins-bower" 241 ft. W
14663 Ericameria watsonii      "Watson's goldenbush" 241 ft. W
14664 Salix lucida      "shining willow" 241 ft. W


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Indian Head and Trapper (Pillar) Cache County, UT 0.6 mi. E 5443  Paradise 
Blacksmith Fork Canyon (Valley) Cache County, UT 1.4 mi. W   Hardware Ranch 
Millville Face Wildlife Management Area (Park) Cache County, UT 2 mi. N 6575  Logan 
South Fork Millville Canyon (Valley) Cache County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Logan Peak 
Highline Canal (Canal) Cache County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 5174  Paradise 
Green Canyon (Valley) Cache County, UT 3 mi. S   Porcupine Reservoir 
Hyrum Canyon (Valley) Cache County, UT 3.2 mi. S   Porcupine Reservoir 
O'Berry Canal (Canal) Cache County, UT 2.7 mi. W 4833  Paradise 
Millville Canyon (Valley) Cache County, UT 3.4 mi. N   Logan Peak 
Mountain Crest High School (School) Cache County, UT 2.9 mi. W 4803  Logan 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Cache County, UT 3.1 mi. W 4777  Logan 
Millville Providence Canal (Canal) Cache County, UT 3.7 mi. N 4685  Logan 
Big Baldy (Summit) Cache County, UT 3.9 mi. N 8796  Logan 
Big Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 3.1 mi. E   Porcupine Reservoir 
Hyrum City Cemetery (Cemetery) Cache County, UT 3.3 mi. W 4774  Logan 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Cache County, UT 3.4 mi. W 4787  Logan 
Hyrum Canal (Canal) Cache County, UT 3.8 mi. SW 4846  Paradise 
Paradise Cemetery (Cemetery) Cache County, UT 4.2 mi. SW 5053  Paradise 
Millville City Cemetery (Cemetery) Cache County, UT 4.6 mi. N 4738  Logan 
Left Hand Fork Blacksmith Fork Canyon (Valley) Cache County, UT 3.7 mi. E   Boulder Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Eriogonum loganum  A. Nelson

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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