[Desert Parsleys Found East of the Cascade Mts.]

Umtanum Desert Parsley

Lomatium quintuplex

Umtanum Desert Parlsey: Lomatium quintuplex

The photo above shows Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................March 22, 2008.

Umbel of Lomatium quintuplex

The photo above shows a close view of the umbel from above of Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................March 22, 2008.

Umbellet & involucel of Lomatium quintuplex

This photo shows a close-up of the narrow bracts at the base of an involucel of Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................March 22, 2008.

Leaf of Lomatium quintuplex ----- Underside of umbel of Lomatium quintuplex ----- Upperside of umbel of Lomatium quintuplex

These 3 photos show close-ups of the leaf and inflorescence of Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................March 22, 2008. Click each photo to see an enlarged version (2x).

Lomatium quintuplex ----- Habitat of Lomatium quintuplex

These 2 photos show Umtanum desert parsley and a view of its habitat as seen in Yakima County, WA..................March 22, 2008. Click each photo to see an enlarged view (3-4x).

The photo above represents Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................April 24, 2007.

The photo above shows a close-up of a leaf of Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................April 24, 2007.

The photo above represents Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................April 24, 2007.

The photo above shows a close-up of the dissected leaves of Umtanum desert parsley as seen in Yakima County, WA..................April 24, 2007.

Paul Slichter