Lomatium dissectum

Also known as Desert Parsley, this carrot family plant has an umbel of yellow to red florets. The leaves are finely divided similar to a fern. This is the tallest Lomatium.

Lomatium dissectum by Walter Siegmund
Lomatium dissectum with red flowers by W Siegmund
Lomatium dissectum with yellow flower umbel
  • Lomatium dissectum by Walter Siegmund
  • Lomatium dissectum with red flowers by W Siegmund
  • Lomatium dissectum with yellow flower umbel

Plant Details

Habitat:
Oak woodland
Upland Prairie and Savanna
grows in rocky soils, meadows,
Mature Height:
3-5 ft
Shade Preference:
Full Sun,
Soil Tolerance:
dry to moist, rocky, fertile, well-drained soils
Special Uses:
Attracts pollinators.