Calflora
Taxon  Report   2111    
Cicuta maculata  L.  var. bolanderi  (S. Watson) G. A. Mulligan
Saltmarsh water hemlock,  Spotted water hemlock
Cicuta maculata var. bolanderi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Cicuta
Parent: Cicuta maculata
Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Cicuta bolanderi
More information about  Cicuta maculata var. bolanderi
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CIMAB)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2019).