Eriogonum subalpinum
(Subalpine Buckwheat)
Family:
Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
   
Subalpine Buckwheat grows in mountain meadows and forest openings. Flowers are creamy white to pink. Some references consider Subalpine Buckwheat to be a variety of Eriogonum umbellatum.

Vegetation zone:  Montane, Subalpine
Time of bloom:  July - August
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers