family Apiaceae


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Related to family Apiaceae: umbellifers
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Noun1.family Apiaceae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsleyfamily Apiaceae - 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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References in periodicals archive ?
(35) The presence of those valuable flavonoids in Heracleum species definitely enriches their chemical diversity and provides evidence for chemotaxonomic studies of Heracleum species and the family Apiaceae as well.
Anise (Pimpinella anisum) belongs to family Apiaceae and is native to Mediterranean regions, while this is widely cultivated in India, Pakistan, Iran, Syria, Sri Lanka, Spain, Egypt, Turkey and in Middle East.
Carrot (Daucus carota) belonging to family Apiaceae, is one of the most important cold season root vegetable.
Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels (family Apiaceae) is a perennial herb that has been widely used in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
I have a soft spot for umbels - plants from the family apiaceae. Most have white flowers in the manner of cow parsley, in others such as fennel, they're yellow.
Coriander (family Apiaceae) is considered an annual herbaceous vegetable native to the Mediterranean basin.
From the family Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) is the only species of its genus growing in different temperate parts of Iran [1, 2].
Ducrosia anethifolia is a threatened medicinal plant belongs to the family Apiaceae. This important medicinal herb with a height of about 10 to 30 cm has a restricted distribution, mainly in Iran, Iraq, Pakistan and Afghanistan [9].