Taxon  Report   4990 
Lomatium repostum  (Jepson) Mathias
Napa biscuitroot,  Napa lomatium
Lomatium repostum
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Lomatium repostum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Lomatium repostum
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3.2 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Lomatium lucidum var. repostum
More information about  Lomatium repostum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2016).

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