Taxon  Report   4972 
Lomatium insulare  (Eastw.) Munz
San Nicholas biscuitroot,  San Nicolas island lomatium
Lomatium insulare
© 2016 Adam Searcy
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Lomatium insulare
© 2016 Adam Searcy
Lomatium insulare
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Lomatium insulare, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Isla Guadalupe, BA.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Lomatium insulare
© 2011 Vince Scheidt
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Peucedanum insulare
More information about  Lomatium insulare
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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