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Lomatium nevadense

Lomatium nevadense (S. Watson) J.M. Coult. & Rose

Nevada Biscuitroot, Nevada Desertparsley, Nevada Desert-parsley, Nevada Desert Parsley, Nevada Lomatium, Wild Parsley

Apiaceae (Carrot family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 18 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul
Bloom Notes: Pinkish white.


USA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , OR , UT
Native Habitat: Rocky slopes and mesas, desert scrub, sagebrush, woodlands.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 36 - Jepson eFlora (2019) The Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Webref 15 - The American Southwest (1994) John Crossley

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lomatium nevadense in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lomatium nevadense in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lomatium nevadense


Record Modified: 2021-02-16
Research By: CBR

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