Taxon  Report   4955    
Lomatium ciliolatum  Jeps.
Yolla bolly biscuitroot,  Yolla bolly lomatium
Lomatium ciliolatum
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Lomatium ciliolatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lomatium ciliolatum
© 2011 Steve Matson
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Chaparral

Serpentine affinity: 6; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Lomatium ciliolatum var. ciliolatum
More information about  Lomatium ciliolatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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:   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).