Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15286 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum corymbosum Benth.
Common name   crisp-leaf wild buckwheat
Eli Angus   154  
Coll. Date 01 October 2004 
United States
Washington County
Locality Curly Hollow Wash, at a dirt road junction ca. 1.7 road miles W of the end of Navajo Drive in Bloomington, ca. 0.2 mile SE of the junction;
     Elev.: 2606 ft. (795 m.)
Habitat Notes in bed of a wash; with Atriplex canescens, Ephedra, Larrea tridentata. 
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 37° 2'  56" N, 113° 38'  57" 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.


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

     Eriogonum corymbosum Benth.

Common Name(s): corymbed buckwheat, corymbed wildbuckwheat, crispleaf buckwheat, white buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21103, click for more information and references)

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


Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
13163 Allionia incarnata      "trailing windmills" 2.1 mi. S
13164 Aristida purpurea      "purple threeawn" 2.1 mi. S
05884 Astragalus eremiticus      "hermit milkvetch" 1319 ft. S
13165 Astragalus holmgreniorum      "Paradox milkvetch" 2.1 mi. S
09353 Astragalus nuttallianus  var. imperfectus   "Mojave small-flowered milkvetch" 2.3 mi. S
15418 Atriplex canescens  var. canescens   "four-winged saltbush" 1.5 mi. W
13167 Bromus rubens      "red brome" 2.1 mi. S
13166 Bromus tectorum      "cheatgrass" 2.1 mi. S
13168 Calochortus flexuosus      "winding mariposa lily" 2.1 mi. S
09356 Camissonia boothii  var. condensata   "clustered desert primrose" 2.3 mi. S
04988 Camissonia boothii  var. condensata   "clustered desert primrose" 2.4 mi. SW
03842 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" same section
08956 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" same section
03843 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" same section
15303 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" 1.5 mi. W
16032 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" same section
03852 Chamaesyce fendleri      "Fendler's sandmat" same section
15417 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" 1.7 mi. W
13169 Coleogyne ramosissima      "blackbrush" 2.1 mi. S
09357 Cryptantha nevadensis      "Nevada forget-me-not" 2.3 mi. S
04986 Cymopterus purpureus  var. purpureus   "purple spring parsley" 2.4 mi. SW
09355 Dasyochloa pulchella      "desert fluffgrass" 2.3 mi. S
13170 Dichelostemma pulchellum      "bluedicks" 2.1 mi. S
03882 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. glutinosum   "sticky wild buckwheat" same section
03876 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" same section
03877 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" same section
16033 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" same section
03853 Eriogonum inflatum      "desert trumpet" same section
13171 Eriogonum thomasii      "Thomas' wild buckwheat" 2.1 mi. S
05880 Eriogonum thomasii      "Thomas' wild buckwheat" same section
05881 Eriophyllum lanosum      "white easterbonnets" same section
13172 Eschscholzia minutiflora      "pygmy poppy" 2.1 mi. S
00161 Gaillardia pinnatifida      "Hopi blanketflower" 1.5 mi. NE
04972 Guillenia lasiophylla      "California mustard" 2.4 mi. SW
05907 Ipomopsis polycladon      "spreading gilia" same section
08955 Langloisia setosissima  subsp. setosissima   "Great Basin langloisia" same section
12029 Linanthus demissus      "desertsnow" same section
13173 Lotus denticulatus      "riverbar bird's-foot trefoil" 2.1 mi. S
13174 Lupinus brevicaulis      "shortstem lupine" 2.1 mi. S
13175 Lycium pallidum      "pale desert-thorn" 2.1 mi. S
06531 Malacothrix glabrata      "smooth desert-dandelion" 2.2 mi. S
15287 Petalonyx parryi      "Parry's sandpaper plant" 911 ft. N
04985 Phacelia fremontii      "Fremont's scorpionweed" 2.4 mi. SW
06540 Phacelia fremontii      "Fremont's scorpionweed" 2.2 mi. S
13176 Phacelia vallis-mortae      "Death Valley scorpionweed" 2.1 mi. S
09354 Plantago insularis      "desert plantain" 2.3 mi. S
13177 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" 2.1 mi. S
04971 Poa bigelovii      "Bigelow's bluegrass" 2.4 mi. SW
03854 Salsola paulsenii      "barbwire Russian thistle" same section
13178 Sporobolus flexuosus      "mesa dropseed" 2.1 mi. S
08005 Tetradymia axillaris      "longspine horsebrush" 1.8 mi. W
03880 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" same section
04323 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" same section
08999 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 2546 ft. NW
04332 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" same section
06535 Xylorhiza tortifolia  var. tortifolia   "Mojave woody aster" 2.2 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Red Bluff (Cliff) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. N 3255  White Hills 
Val Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. S   White Hills 
Curly Hollow Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. SE   Jarvis Peak 
Atkinville Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. SE   Saint George 
Big Round Valley (Basin) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S 2444  White Hills 
Atkinville (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 2503  White Hills 
Little Round Valley (Basin) Washington County, UT 2 mi. S 2464  White Hills 
The Gap (Gap) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. N 2923  White Hills 
West Mountain Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. SW   Jarvis Peak 
Bloomington Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. E 2700  Saint George 
First Narrows (Gap) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 2497  White Hills 
Cottonwood Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Jarvis Peak 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. E 2523  Saint George 
Bloomington (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. E 2520  Saint George 
Price City (historical) (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. E 2500  Saint George 
Starvation Point (Cape) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. S 2927  White Hills 
Santa Clara Saint George Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. NE 2625  Saint George 
Price Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. E 2539  Saint George 
Lizard Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 2595  Saint George 
Lizard Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 3.4 mi. SE   Lizard Point 


Taxon Links for species Eriogonum corymbosum  Benth.

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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