Calflora
Taxon  Report   4998    
Lomatium triternatum  (Pursh) J. M. Coult. & Rose  var. triternatum 
Lewis' lomatium,  Nineleaf biscuitroot
Lomatium triternatum var. triternatum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lomatium triternatum var. triternatum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Lomatium triternatum var. triternatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lomatium triternatum var. triternatum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Serpentine affinity: 2.8; (strong indicator)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lomatium nudicaule var. puberulum
More information about  Lomatium triternatum var. triternatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LOTRT)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 16, 2018).

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