Fernleaf Biscuitroot

 Lomatium dissectum                                                               




Perennial herbacious taprooted forb

Popular graze for cattle and wildgame, attracts pollinators, historically used as a medicinal plant in Native American culture

Yellow flowers

Competitive with annual weeds due to its taproot



Adaptation Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Native or Introduced Flower Color Seeds per Pound
Coarse to fine textured soils 14 3-4 Native Yellow 45,000