Native in our San Luis Obispo area in the shade of Quercus douglasii and Pinus Sabiniana. In oak woodland/chaparral sites where the understory is dominated by alien, annual grasses, this Sanicule survives in area where an old roadbed existed and grass is sparse. Prefers coarse, sandy loam, but can survive in even clays. Attractive in a woodland garden.
Foliage of Sanicula crassicaulis is stressdeciduous.
Flower of Sanicula crassicaulis has color yellow.
Communities for Sanicula crassicaulis:Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Southern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest and Central Oak Woodland.