Eriogonum grande var. rubescens, commonly known as San Miguel Island buckwheat, is a native plant of California. This species is endemic to the Channel Islands of California, and is found on only two of them: San Miguel and Santa Cruz Islands. Eriogonum grande var. rubescens is a low-growing, evergreen shrub that can grow up to 3 feet in height. It has small, white or pinkish flowers that bloom in the spring and summer months. The leaves are small and oval-shaped, and the stems are woody and covered in small hairs.
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens is an important species for wildlife, providing food and shelter for many species of birds, mammals, reptiles, and insects. It is also an important source of nectar for many pollinators. This species is also an important part of the Channel Islands' native plant communities, providing habitat and food for many native species.
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens is available for purchase from HH Plant Nursery for $29.99. The one-gallon size of this native plant is perfect for planting in gardens, yards, or other areas where it can be appreciated. With its low-growing habit and attractive flowers, this species is sure to add beauty and interest to any landscape.Eriogonum grande var. rubescens is a great choice for gardeners looking for a native plant to add to their landscape. It is easy to care for and can provide a variety of benefits to the garden. With its attractive flowers and low-growing habit, this species is sure to be a welcome addition to any garden.