Taxon  Report   4980    
Lomatium nevadense  (S. Watson) J. M. Coult. & Rose
Nevada biscuitroot,  Nevada lomatium
Lomatium nevadense
© 2015 John Doyen
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Lomatium nevadense
© 2005 Steve Matson
Lomatium nevadense
© 2010 James M. Andre
Lomatium nevadense, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lomatium nevadense
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Lomatium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Lodgepole Forest, Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Lomatium nevadense
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 19, 2019).