Lomatium dissectum (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance
Fernleaf Biscuitroot, Fernleaf Desert-parsley
Apiaceae (Carrot Family)
USDA Symbol: LODI
Fernleaf 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: Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Part Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: High
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.
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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 dissectum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lomatium dissectum in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2015-07-16
Research By: TWC Staff