Eriogonum brevicaule
(Shortstem Buckwheat)
Family:
Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
   
Shortstem Buckwheat grows on shales of the foothills. Flowers are yellow. Leaves are long and narrow. Shortstem Buckwheat can be found flowering into the fall months.

Vegetation zone:  Foothills
Time of bloom:  July - October
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers