Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3296

Forb
Annual

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Waif(s)

Look for it in disturbed habitats, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple & pinnately dissected, or pinnately decompound
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
White
5-merous
Inferior ovary
Flowers in compound umbels

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Apiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Anthriscus caucalis   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Anthriscus caucalis   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ILLEGITIMATE NAME) (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 140-09-001:
Anthriscus scandicina   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Anthriscus scandicinus

 

COMMON NAME:
Bur Chervil, Bur-parsley


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image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_159

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

3-7 flowers per umbellet; petals white, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_164

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Mericarps densely beset with hooked (uncinate) bristles, ribs obsolete, per Weakley's Flora.


click here to see other plants that look similar to this COMPARE Chervil, Corydalis, and Fumitory

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_177

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_177b

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_538

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_546

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Leaves finely and pinnately dissected or decompound, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_549

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_554

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Involucre absent. Involucel bractlets 3-5, linear or lanceolate, ciliate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_555

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

image of Anthriscus caucalis

JK Marlow    jkm160426_561

April    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Freely branched annual, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.