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Oreoxis trotteri

Oreoxis trotteri S.L. Welsh & Goodrich

Trotter's Alpineparsley, Trotter's Alpine-parsley, Trotter's Alpine Parsley

Apiaceae (Carrot family)

Synonym(s): Cymopterus trotteri


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 4 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun


Native Habitat: Mixed juniper and desert shrub communities, sandy pockets and crevices in sandstone.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Webref 88 - Utah Species, Field Guide Home (2021)

Research Literature

Reslit 3120 - A fourth species of Oreoxis (Umbelliferae) (1985) Welsh, Stanley L. and Goodrich, Sherel

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Additional resources

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


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

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