Lomatium triternatum (Pursh) J.M. Coult. & Rose
Nineleaf biscuitroot, Narrowleaf Desert-parsley
Apiaceae (Carrot Family)
USDA Symbol: LOTR2
Narrowleaf Desert-parsley is a member of the carrot family (family Apiaceae), which includes mainly aromatic herbs with hollow stems and fern-like leaves. Small flowers in umbels, further grouped into a compound umbel.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
Supports Conservation Biological Control
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
Find Seed or Plants
Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Lomatium triternatum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lomatium triternatum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lomatium triternatum
MetadataRecord Modified: 2013-06-21
Research By: TWC Staff