Lomatium dissectum

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

Full Description

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.

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.