USDA Forest Service Celebrating Wildflowers
Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)
Lomatium is a large and diverse genus, with many rare and very locally distributed species in the western United States. Ochoco lomatium is known only from the Ochoco Mountains of central Oregon. Photo by Richard Helliwell.
The tuberous taproot and stems are buried a foot below the surface. Photo by Richard Helliwell.
Lomatium ochocense range map.
Lomatium ochocense, Ochoco lomatium
- Not yet assessed by NatureServe
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence
U.S. Forest Service
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Washington DC 20250-1103
Last modified: Wednesday, 13-Oct-2010 14:35:48 EDT