genus Daucus


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Related to genus Daucus: Apiaceae, Queen Anne's lace, wild carrot
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Noun1.genus Daucus - carrotgenus Daucus - carrot          
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
Daucus carota, Queen Anne's lace, wild carrot - a widely naturalized Eurasian herb with finely cut foliage and white compound umbels of small white or yellowish flowers and thin yellowish roots
cultivated carrot, Daucus carota sativa, carrot - perennial plant widely cultivated as an annual in many varieties for its long conical orange edible roots; temperate and tropical regions
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DC is one of 22 species in the genus Daucus, ten of these are found in Europe.
An examination of the floral biology, breeding system and cytology in species of the genus Daucus and related general in the tribe Caucalidaeae (Umbelliferae).