Calflora
Taxon  Report   5987    
Orogenia fusiformis  S. Watson
California indian potato
Orogenia fusiformis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Lomatium fusiformis

Bloom Period
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Orogenia
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Lomatium fusiformis

 
More information about  Orogenia fusiformis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ORFU)


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: May 26, 2019).