A small perennial with yellow-red flowers and grey-silver foliage. A rock garden plant for tough situations in higher elevations. The buckwheats are very important butterfly plants and one of the pillars of their communities. The flowers, leaves and seeds are all used by all the smaller animals. Click here for more about California Buckwheats
Eriogonum caespitosum is great for a butterfly garden.
Foliage of Eriogonum caespitosum has color white and is stressdeciduous.
Flower of Eriogonum caespitosum has color yellow.
Communities for Eriogonum caespitosum:Northern Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub and Yellow Pine Forest.