Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Read more about Wild Parsnip at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Apiales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
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JK Marlow jkm0507i_06
July Pocahontas County WV
Tea Creek Recreation Area
Stem hollow or solid, ribbed, per Flora of China.
John Cardina, The Ohio State University, Bugwood.org bug_1552221
Fruit broadly ellipsoid, glabrous, strongly flattened dorsally, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
John Cardina, The Ohio State University, Bugwood.org bug_1558142
Umbels compound, terminal and lateral, rays 12-25, spreading-ascending, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org bug_5450891
A tall plant, up to 6', per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org bug_5450899
In the family Apiaceae, petioles are usually sheathing at their base, per Flora of China.
Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org bug_5450902
Root rich in starch & sugar, used as food, animal fodder, and in wine making, per Flora of China.
Rob Routledge, Sault College, Bugwood.org bug_5524988
Leaves long-stalked and pinnately divided, the segments toothed thoughout, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.