Calflora
Taxon  Report   4964    
Lomatium dissectum  (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance  var. multifidum  (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance
Carrotleaf biscuitroot,  Fern leaved lomatium
Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum
© 2014 John Doyen
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Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum
© 2014 John Doyen
Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum
© 2008 Trent M. Draper
Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
also called Lomatium multifidum

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Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum
© 2013 Barry Breckling
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Parent: Lomatium dissectum
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Lomatium multifidum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Leptotaenia multifida
PLANTS: Lomatium dissectum var. eatonii
More information about  Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum
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 (LODIM)

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 18, 2018).