Definition of California buckwheat

1. Noun. Low-growing shrub with spreading branches and flowers in loose heads; desert regions of western United States (California to Utah).

Exact synonyms: Erigonum Fasciculatum, Wild Buckwheat
Generic synonyms: Eriogonum



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California blackberries
California blackberry
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California bluebell
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Literary usage of California buckwheat

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1. Wild Land Shrub and Arid Land Restoration Symposium: Proceedings edited by Bruce A. Roundy, E. Durant McArthur, Jennifer S. Hayley, David K. Mann (1996)
"They did major damage to the barley and California buckwheat plants, ... California buckwheat Next to barley, this was the most successful species over the ..."

2. The California Spotted Owl: A Technical Assessment of Its Current Status. by Jared Verner (1992)
"California buckwheat (vegetative parts), white sage (seeds, flowers, vegetative parts), and California scrub oak (leaves, fruits) (Meserve 1974). ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"... Wisconsin, Minnesota, Montana and Colorado; barley in parts of Wisconsin and California; buckwheat in a few counties in Pennsylvania and New York; ..."

4. Supplemental Digest of Decisions Under the Interstate Commerce Act by Herbert Confield Lust (1917)
"California. Buckwheat, corn flour and wheat flour. Class Rates, §2 (h). Flour: Differentials §8 (jj); Equalization of Rates §3 (cc). Bran, §3 (dd). ..."

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