Eriogonum crocatum

  • Eriogonum crocatum  saffron buckwheat
  • Eriogonum crocatum  saffron buckwheat
saffron buckwheat

A rare buckwheat grown for its beautiful gray, felty foliage and bright, clear yellow flowers. The yellow flowers open from brown buds and then age to a dark rusty brown. Grows 1 - 2 ft. tall and wide, this perennial requires full sun and good drainage. Little to no summer water once established. This Ventura County, California native is hardy to about 15°F. Good nectar source for bees and butterflies. Deer resistant.

Call to confirm current supply. Availability as of September 5, 2019:

Sorry; this plant is out of stock at present.