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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Torilis japonica   FAMILY Apiaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Torilis japonica   FAMILY Apiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Japanese Hedge-parsley, Erect Hedge-parsley


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image of Torilis japonica, Japanese Hedge-parsley, Erect Hedge-parsley

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_toja_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Torilis japonica   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Torilis japonica   FAMILY Apiaceae

 

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3826

Forb
Biennial

Non-native: Eurasia

Rare in NC

Habitat: Disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

LEAVES:
Ternately, pinnately or 2-pinnately compound
Alternate & basal rosette

FLOWER:
Summer
White
5-merous
5 petals
5 stamens
Inferior ovary

Flowers in compound umbels

FRUIT:
Summer
Schizocarp of two mericarps

 

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