This selection of rosy buckwheat from Suzi's garden has smaller flowers of a darker red hue and is one of the showier natives. Gray green foliage growing 1 foot tall, 2 foot spread with attractive deep rose umbels all summer if dead headed. Full sun, prefers gravelly, poor soil. Not hardy below 18°F. Reseeds.
Eriogonum latifolium rubescens 'Suzi's Red'
Suzi's red buckwheat