Calflora
Taxon  Report   6002 
Osmorhiza depauperata  Phil.
Bluntseed sweetroot,  Little sweet cicely
Osmorhiza depauperata
© 2011 Jean Pawek
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Osmorhiza depauperata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Osmorhiza depauperata
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Osmorhiza
Community:
Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Osmorhiza chilensis var. cupressimontana
PLANTS: Osmorhiza obtusa
PLANTS: Washingtonia obtusa
More information about  Osmorhiza depauperata
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 (OSDE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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