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Plant    Species Name:
Lomatium cous (S.Wats.) Coult. & Rose
syn. Lomatium circumdatum (S. Wats.) Coult. & Rose
syn. Lomatium montanum Coult. & Rose

Common Name:
cous biscuitroot


Walla Walla River, Washington
At the mouth of the Walla Walla river
  April 29, 1806

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .

Lomatium cous (PH-LC 126).

The copyright for this image is retained by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia; this image is used with their permission.

Journal Entries:

The following two entries discuss native trade with sailors from Great Britain and United States
Capt. Lewis, January 9,...  more>>

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collected by C.V. Piper 2341, Walla Walla, WA, 15 July 1896

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Lomatium cous (A.Huber)

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Lomatium cous (A.Huber)

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