Taxon: Eriogonum alatum Torr.

Genus: Eriogonum
Family: Polygonaceae
  Subfamily: Eriogonoideae
Nomen number: 448149
Place of publication: L. Sitgreaves, Rep. exped. Zuni & Colorado Rivers 168, t. 8. 1853
Name Verified on: 02-Aug-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Jan-2006
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • winged eriogonum  (Source: F GPlains) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Kansas, - Nebraska, - Oklahoma
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - Utah


  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Kindscher, K. Medicinal wild plants of the prairie: an ethnobotanical guide. 1992 (Med Wild Pl Prairie)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)

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