Taxon  Report   4974    
Lomatium macrocarpum  (Torr. & A. Gray) J. M. Coult. & Rose
Bigseed biscuitroot,  Large fruited lomatium
Lomatium macrocarpum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Serpentine affinity: 2.7; (strong indicator)

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Oak Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Lomatium macrocarpum var. ellipticum
PLANTS: Cogswellia macrocarpa
PLANTS: Ferula macrocarpa
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More information about  Lomatium macrocarpum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Apr 01, 2020).