Calflora
Taxon  Report   4958    
Lomatium congdonii  J. M. Coult. & Rose
Congdon's lomatium,  Mariposa desertparsley
Lomatium congdonii
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
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Lomatium congdonii
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
Lomatium congdonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Lomatium congdonii
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland

Serpentine affinity: 6.2; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

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More information about  Lomatium congdonii
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 (LOCO3)

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).