Wright buckwheat


variants or Wright's buckwheat
: a woody-stemmed perennial (Eriogonum wrightii) of the desert regions of the southwestern U.S. and northern Mexico having white or light pink flowers

Word History


after Charles Wright †1885 American botanical explorer

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“Wright buckwheat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wright%20buckwheat. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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