Lomatium orientale (Salt-and-Pepper)
Family:
Apiaceae (Parsley)
    
Lomatium orientale blooms in early spring and is in the Parsley family. Red anthers and coarser, more parsley-like leaves help distinguish L. orientale from Cympoterus acaulis, another early spring, white-flowered Apiaceae.

Vegetation zone:  Plains, Foothills  (4800 - 9000 ft.)
Time of bloom:  March - June
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers