Calflora
Taxon  Report   6003 
Osmorhiza occidentalis  (Nutt.) Torrey
Mountain sweet cicely,  Western sweet cicely, Western sweetroot
Osmorhiza occidentalis
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Osmorhiza occidentalis
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Osmorhiza occidentalis
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Osmorhiza occidentalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Osmorhiza occidentalis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Osmorhiza
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Habitat: slopes
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Glycosma occidentalis
PLANTS: Osmorhiza ambigua
More information about  Osmorhiza occidentalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (OSOC)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2017).

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