|Flat-Top Buckwheat is a member
the Buckwheat Family.
plant grows to 2 feet in height and has gray-green finely haired,
leathery, narrow leaves that grow to
3/8 inches in length. The plant typically grows in washes, desert flats
and rocky slopes at elevations between 1000-4500 feet.
Flat-Top Buckwheat is attractive
to bees and a source of honey.
Flat-Top Buckwheat blooms between February - June
and produces white to pink clusters of small flowers that grow at the
end of its stalks.