Calflora
Taxon  Report   10164    
Osmorhiza berteroi  DC.
Sweet cicely
Osmorhiza berteroi
© 2013 Chris Wagner
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Osmorhiza berteroi
© 2006 Steve Matson
Osmorhiza berteroi
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Osmorhiza berteroi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Osmorhiza berteroi
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Osmorhiza
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Osmorhiza brevipes
PLANTS: Osmorhiza divaricata
PLANTS: Osmorhiza nuda
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More information about  Osmorhiza berteroi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (OSBE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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