umbelliferous plant


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Noun1.umbelliferous plant - any of numerous aromatic herbs of the family Umbelliferaeumbelliferous plant - any of numerous aromatic herbs of the family Umbelliferae
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
Apiaceae, carrot family, family Apiaceae, family Umbelliferae, Umbelliferae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill
wild parsley - any of various uncultivated umbelliferous plants with foliage resembling that of carrots or parsley
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Here the flora was represented by large carpets of marine crystal, a little umbelliferous plant very good to pickle, which also bears the name of pierce-stone and sea-fennel.
Fennel is a stately, umbelliferous plant cultivated for its fruits in several parts of Europe and Asia.
americanum, the legume Psorelea coryfolia and the Umbelliferous plant Ammi majus, have been used for medicinal purposes in Native American, North African, Hindu and Chinese civilizations since ancient times (Diawara et al., 1997, 2000).