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Irrigation requirements for seed production of five Lomatium species in a semiarid environment

Publications Posted on: March 10, 2017
Seeds of native plants are needed for rangeland restoration in the Intermountain West. Many of these plants are rarely cultivated and relatively little is known about the cultural practices required for their seed production. Irrigation trials were conducted for five perennial Lomatium species over multiple years.

Cultivation and irrigation of fernleaf biscuitroot (Lomatium dissectum) for seed production

Publications Posted on: October 19, 2012
Native grass, forb, and shrub seed is needed to restore rangelands of the U.S. Intermountain West. Fernleaf biscuitroot [Lomatium dissectum (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance] is a desirable component of rangelands. Commercial seed production is necessary to provide the quantity and quality of seed needed for rangeland restoration and reclamation efforts.