carrot family

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Noun1.carrot family - plants having flowers in umbels: parsleycarrot family - plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
order Umbellales, Umbellales - plants having umbels or corymbs of uniovulate flowers; includes the Umbelliferae (chiefly herbs) and Cornaceae (chiefly trees or shrubs)
umbellifer, umbelliferous plant - any of numerous aromatic herbs of the family Umbelliferae
Aethusa, genus Aethusa - fool's parsley
genus Angelica - biennial or perennial herbs of the northern hemisphere; have a taproot
Anthriscus, genus Anthriscus - chervil: of Europe, North Africa and Asia
Apium, genus Apium - celery
genus Astrantia - a genus of Eurasian herbs of the family Umbelliferae with aromatic roots and palmate leaves and showy flowers
Carum, genus Carum - caraway
Cicuta, genus Cicuta - small genus of perennial herbs having deadly poisonous tuberous roots: water hemlock
Conium, genus Conium - small genus of highly toxic biennials: hemlock
Conopodium, genus Conopodium - a genus of dicotyledonous plants of the family Umbelliferae
Eryngium, genus Eryngium - large genus of decorative plants with thistlelike flower heads; cosmopolitan in distribution
Foeniculum, genus Foeniculum - very small genus of aromatic European herbs with pinnately compound leaves and yellow flowers
genus Heracleum, Heracleum - widely distributed genus of plants with usually thick rootstocks and large umbels of white flowers
genus Levisticum, Levisticum - genus of aromatic European herbs with yellow flowers
genus Myrrhis, Myrrhis - European perennial herbs having pinnate leaves and umbels of white flowers
genus Oenanthe, Oenanthe - poisonous herbs: water dropworts
genus Pastinaca, Pastinaca - a rosid dicot genus of the family Umbelliferae; includes parsnips
genus Sanicula, Sanicula - chiefly American herbs: sanicle
genus Seseli, Seseli - a rosid dicot genus that includes moon carrots
genus Sison, Sison - genus including stone parsley
genus Sium, Sium - perennial of wet and marshy places in the northern hemisphere: water parsnips
genus Smyrnium, Smyrnium - Alexanders
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Members of the carrot family are always popular at Chelsea and Anthriscus sylvestris "Ravenswing", grown for its bronzy foliage as much as its airy cow parsley flowers, was everywhere.
This member of the carrot family is an undeniable superfood.
polyacetylenes are natural plant chemicals that protect the plant from attack and only occur in vegetables of the carrot family and a number of others closely related such as ginseng.
Members of the carrot family and the aster family are great places to start.
The Carrot family of apps includes Carrot To-Do and Carrot Alarm, both of which seem to take a note from GlaDOS, the vicious and sarcastic AI voice in the Portal games.
7 PARSNIPS are related to the carrot family and in Scotland they are still known as white carrots.
He warns us about the carrot family, which contains hemlock and false parsley, two noxious ingredients we don't want in our dinner, and tells us the stems of elderflowers contain cyanide.