Taxon  Report   4957    
Lomatium hooveri  (Mathias & Constance) Constance & Ertter
Hoover's lomatium
Lomatium hooveri
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lomatium hooveri
© 2015 Steve Matson
Lomatium hooveri
© 2011 Vernon Smith
Lomatium hooveri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Loamatium ciliolatum var. hooveri
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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

Serpentine affinity: 5.9; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Lomatium ciliolatum var. hooveri
CNPS: Loamatium ciliolatum var. hooveri
More information about  Lomatium hooveri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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website references from Google

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:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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