Lomatium
biscuit-root, lomatium
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Orogenia [HC]
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Lomatium ambiguumstreambank desert-parsley, swale desert-parsley, lacy lomatium
Distribution: Chiefly east of the Cascades in Washington; southern British Columbia south to northeast Oregon, east to western Montana.
Habitat: Open, often rocky slopes and flats, from the foothills to moderate elevations in the mountains.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-July
Lomatium anomalumnine-leaf lomatium
Origin: Native
Lomatium bradshawiiBradshaw's desert-parsley
Distribution: Willamette Valley of Oregon from near Salem to near Eugene.
Habitat: Low, moist ground.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May
Lomatium brandegeeiBrandegee's desert-parsley
Distribution: Chiefly east of the Cascades in Washington;
Habitat: Open to wooded slopes, moderate to fairly high elevations in the mountains; southern British Columbia south to Washington.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-July
Lomatium brevifoliumnarrowfruit biscuit-root
Origin: Native
Lomatium canbyichucklusa, Canby's desert-parsley
Distribution: Along Columbia River in NE Washington, common from Kittitas County south into Oregon
Habitat: Scablands and sagebrush steppe in rather deep soil
Origin: Native
Flowers: March - April
Lomatium columbianumColumbia Gorge desert-parsley
Distribution: At the east end of the Columbia River Gorge in Washington; Washington south to northern Oregon.
Habitat: Deeper soil in shrub-steppe.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March-April
Lomatium couscous, cous-root desert-parsley
Distribution: Southeast Washington and northeast Oregon,east through Idaho to Montana and Wyoming
Habitat: Dry, open, often rocky places often with sagebrush; common at low elevations, occasionally found much higher
Origin: Native
Flowers: April - July
Lomatium cuspidatumWenatchee desert-parsley, Wenatchee Mountain lomatium
Distribution: Endemic to the Wenatchee Mountains of Chelan and Kittitas Counties, Washington.
Habitat: Open, rocky slopes, often on serpentine, between 2500-6000 ft.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-July
Lomatium dissectumfern-leaved desert parsley
Distribution: Chiefly west of the east base of the Cascades, British Columbia to California
Habitat: Open areas from the foothills to moderate elevations in the mountains
Origin: Native
Flowers: April - June
Lomatium farinosumHamblen's lomatium
Distribution: Chelan to Yakima Counties, Washington, east to Montana.
Habitat: Rocky slopes and scablands, often on lithosol and with sagebrush.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April - May
Lomatium geyeriGeyer's desert-parsley
Distribution: Chiefly east of the Cascades in Washington; southern British Columbia south to Washington, east to Idaho.
Habitat: Deeper soil in low to mid-elevations of open, dry areas, and under Ponderosa pine.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March-May
Lomatium gormaniiGorman's desert-parsley, salt and pepper
Distribution: East of the Cascades in Washington; Washington south to Oregon, east to Idaho.
Habitat: Open slopes and scablands in the foothills, valleys and plains, often with sagebrush.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March-May
Lomatium grayiGray, milfoil lomatium
Origin: Native
Lomatium klickitatenseKlickitat biscuitroot, Klickitat lomatium
Lomatium knokeiKnoke's biscuit-root
Distribution: Known only from Kittitas County in Washington.
Habitat: Open, vernally wet, gently sloping meadows of fine-textured clay soils at approximately 1200 meters.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-June
Lomatium laevigatumslickrock desert-parsley, smooth lomatium
Distribution: Along the Columbia River in Klickitat County, Washington, and adjacent Oregon.
Habitat: Crevices is basalt cliffs.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April
Lomatium leptocarpumgumbo-lomatium
Origin: Native
Flowers: May - June
Lomatium linearifoliaGreat Basin Indian-potato, linear-leaved orogenia
Distribution: Eastern Washington and Oregon, southeast to Colorado
Habitat: Open slopes and ridges, low to mid-elevations
Origin: Native
Flowers: March - May
Lomatium lithosolamansHoover's tauschia, Hoover's umbrella-wort
Origin: Native
Lomatium macrocarpumlarge-fruit desert-parsley, bigseed lomatium
Distribution: East of the Cascades in Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to North Dakota, Wyoming and Utah.
Habitat: Open, dry, rocky areas at low elevations.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March-May
Lomatium martindaleiCascade desert-parsley, coast range lomatium
Distribution: Distributed on both sides of the Cascades in Washington; British Columbia south to Oregon.
Habitat: Dry mountain meadows, often rocky areas.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-September
Lomatium multifidumfern-leaved desert parsley
Distribution: East of the Cascades, British Columbia to Oregon, east to Wyoming
Habitat: Open, often rocky slopes and dry meadows, low to mid-elevations
Origin: Native
Flowers: April - June
Lomatium nudicauleIndian-consumption-plant, barestem lomatium, pestle parsnip
Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to Idaho and Utah.
Habitat: Dry, open areas; common in shrub-steppe, but found in mountain meadows.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April-June
Lomatium papilioniferumbutterfly bearing biscuitroot, butterfly bearing lomatium
Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest from central Washington southward; southern British Columbia to California, east to Idaho and Nevada.
Habitat: Sagebrush desert and open slopes at low to moderate elevations.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April-June
Lomatium piperiPiper's lomatium
Distribution: East of the Cascades in Washington; central Washington south to northern California.
Habitat: Sagebrush-bunchgrass steppe up to ponderosa pine forests.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April-June
Lomatium quintuplexUmptanum desert-parsley
Distribution: Endemic to eastern Kittitas County and northeastern Yakima County, Washington.
Habitat: Principally lithosol areas in the shrub-steppe.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March-May
Lomatium rollinsiiRollins' desert-parsley
Distribution: Canyons of the Snake and lower Salmon Rivers, eastern Oregon and western Idaho.
Habitat: Open slopes.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April
Lomatium roneorumRone
Distribution: Currently known only from Chelan County and thought to be endemic to there.
Habitat: Open, rocky slopes in Ponderosa pine forest.
Flowers: April-June
Lomatium salmoniflorumSalmon River desert-parsley
Distribution: Near the Snake and Clearwater Rivers in Idaho, Latah and Nez Perce Counties, Idaho, and Whitman County west to Palouse Falls, Washington.
Habitat: Open, rocky slopes.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March - April
Lomatium sandbergiiSandberg's biscuit-root
Origin: Native
Lomatium serpentinumSnake Canyon desert-parsley
Distribution: Near the Snake River Canyon, western Idaho, eastern Oregon and extreme southeast Washington.
Habitat: Open, often rocky slopes.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April - July
Lomatium simplexnine-leaf biscuit-root
Distribution: East of the Cascades in Washington; widely distributed east of the Continental Divide in Montana south to Colorado.
Habitat: Dry, open areas at low elevations.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March-May
Lomatium suksdorfiiSuksdorf's desert-parsley
Distribution: Endemic in Klickitat County, Washington
Habitat: Dry, open slopes
Origin: Native
Flowers: April-May
Lomatium tamanitchiiribseed biscuit-root
Origin: Native
Lomatium tenuissimumLeiberg's umbrella-wort
Origin: Native
Flowers: April - May
Lomatium thompsoniiThompson's desert-parsley
Origin: Native
Flowers: June
Lomatium triternatumtriternate biscuit-root
Distribution: Occurring chiefly east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.
Habitat: Dry to somewhat moist open areas, low to mid-elevations.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April-July
Lomatium tuberosumpotato desert-parsley, Hoover's lomatium
Distribution: Scattered locations in Yakima County, Washington, and adjacent counties.
Habitat: Rocky slopes and talus.
Origin: Native
Flowers: March - April
Lomatium utriculatumbladder desert-parsley, spring gold, fine-leaved desert parsley
Distribution: West of the Cascades in Washington;British Columbia south to California.
Habitat: Low elevations; somewhat moist, open, often rocky areas.
Origin: Native
Flowers: April-June
Lomatium watsoniiWatson's desert-parsley
Distribution: Soluthern Kittitas County, south through Yakima and Klickitat Counties, to northcentral Oregon.
Habitat: Open hillsides, often with sagebrush.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May