genus Conium


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Noun1.genus Conium - small genus of highly toxic biennials: hemlockgenus Conium - small genus of highly toxic biennials: hemlock
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Apiaceae, carrot family, family Apiaceae, family Umbelliferae, Umbelliferae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill
Nebraska fern, poison hemlock, poison parsley, winter fern, California fern, Conium maculatum, hemlock - large branching biennial herb native to Eurasia and Africa and adventive in North America having large fernlike leaves and white flowers; usually found in damp habitats; all parts extremely poisonous
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Poison hemlock is assigned to the genus Conium, a Latinised version of the Greek word for poison hemlock ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]).