Calflora
Taxon  Report   4101    
Heracleum lanatum  Michx.  
(no longer an active name)
Cow parsnip
Heracleum lanatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Heracleum
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Heracleum maximum

 
NOTE: Heracleum lanatum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Heracleum lanatum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (HEMA80)


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: Dec 07, 2019).