Taxon  Report   4963    
Lomatium dissectum  (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance  var. dissectum 
Fern leaved lomatium,  Fernleaf biscuitroot
Lomatium dissectum var. dissectum
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Lomatium dissectum var. dissectum
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Lomatium dissectum var. dissectum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lomatium dissectum var. dissectum
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Parent: Lomatium dissectum
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Lomatium dissectum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Leptotaenia dissecta
More information about  Lomatium dissectum var. dissectum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).