Eriogonum Capistratum, or more commonly know as Hidden Buckwheat, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) with gray-green foliage and yellow flowers of the genus Eriogonum. It has a slow growth rate and a height of 1 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during late spring, is intolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Eriogonum Capistratum or Hidden Buckwheat's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Idaho and Montana.
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