These differences have been attributed by some authors to pressure, and the shape of the seeds in the ray-florets in some Compositae countenances this idea; but, in the case of the corolla of the Umbelliferae, it is by no means, as Dr.
But in regard to the differences both in the internal and external structure of the seeds, which are not always correlated with any differences in the flowers, it seems impossible that they can be in any way advantageous to the plant: yet in the Umbelliferae these differences are of such apparent importance--the seeds being in some cases, according to Tausch, orthospermous in the exterior flowers and coelospermous in the central flowers,--that the elder De Candolle founded his main divisions of the order on analogous differences.
Habitat: A perennial aromatic shrub member of the Umbelliferae
family growing up to 80cm in meadowland on mountain slopes and native to Europe.
All parts of this plant (Conium maculatum) are very poisonous and it can be easily confused with others of the Umbelliferae
such as the wild carrot (Daucus carota).
Common name Scientific name Plant family Lavender Lavandula angustifolia Lamiaceae Onion Allium cepa Amaryllidaceae Flaxseed Linum usitatissimum Linaceae Caraway Carum carvi Umbelliferae
Saad (Brown galingale) Cyperus fuscus Cyperaceae Common name Plant part Lavender Flowers Onion Bulbs Flaxseed Seeds Caraway Seeds Saad (Brown galingale) Seeds Table 2.
Traditional medicinal plants and their components possess diverse biological properties and have been widely used as attractive resources for the prevention or treatment of neurodegenerative diseases., Glehnia littoralis , a perennial member of the Glehnia genus belonging to the family Umbelliferae
, is distributed in Korea, China, and Japan and has been used in traditional oriental medicine as diaphoretics, antipyretics, analgesics, and expectorant., It has been reported that G.
As is well known, essential oils are abundant in Umbelliferae
(Apiaceae) plants .
Levistilide A (LA) (Figure 1(a)) is a phthalide dimer isolated from Ligusticum chuanxiong and Angelica sinensis, both of them belonging to the Umbelliferae
herb family [4-7].
Ferulago trojana (Umbelliferae
), a new species from western Turkey.
Ervngium juncifolium c (Urb.) Mathias & Constance + Verbenaceae Amasonia hirta Benth.
Celery is related to parsley and fennel, a member of the Umbelliferae
family of plants.
In: Vegetables II: Fabaceae, Liliaceae, Solanaceae, and Umbelliferae
(Handbook of plant breeding), J.