Las Vegas buckwheat (Eriogonum corymbosum var. nilesii)
The Las Vegas buckwheat (Eriogonum corymbosum var. nilesii) is a woody perennial shrub up to 4 feet (ft) high with a mounding shape. The subspecies is distinguished from closely related taxa by leaves that are densely hairy on one or both surfaces, at least twice as long as wide, with dense hairs spread along the stem.
- States/US Territories in which the Las Vegas buckwheat, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Nevada , Utah
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- Countries in which the the Las Vegas buckwheat, Wherever found is known to occur: United States
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|California/Nevada Region (Region 8)||Wherever found|
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