Buckwheat Family : Polygonaceae
Latin Name : Eriogonum longifolium
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Warm
Origin : Native
Wildlife – poor
Livestock – poor
Also known as “Longleaf Eriogonum”. Flowers June to August. This plant provides some grazing to deer and antelope, has no forage value for livestock, rarely eaten. Occurs on dry, open, sandy or rocky slopes, waste areas, and overgrazed pastures.