Eriogonum flavum var. aquilinum Reveal
FamilyPolygonaceae — APG family: Polygonaceae
DescriptionStems tomentose from branching caudex, short and stout; leaves elliptic or oblan- ceolate to spatulate, densely whitish-tomentose below, less so above; inflorescence umbelliform; involucrum turbinate, deeply divided, 4-lobed; perianth short-pe- duncled, yellow, pubescent on outside, with elliptical segments; achenes villous above.
EcologyDry hills. A single collection from Mission Bluff, Eagle area. E. flavum described from the Rocky Mountains to the headwaters of the Missouri River.
Alaskan specimens belong to var. aquilinum Reveal, with deeply divided 4-lobed involucrum.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.