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Pakistan | Family List | Umbelliferae | Ammi

Ammi majus Linn., Sp. Pl. 243. 1753. Boiss., l.c. ; Wolff in Engler, l.c. I 17; Hiroe, l. c. 53; Tutin, l.c.

  • Apium ammi Crantz

    Glabrous, c. 1 m tall, branched. Leaves 5-20 cm long, pinnate or bipinnate; segments lanceolate or oval; margin serrate to setulose; teeth minute; basal leaves sometimes simple. Peduncles 6-12 cm long. Involucre of divided bracts; segments filiform. Rays 10-35, slender, 3-6 cm long. Involucel of 6-10 linear to lanceolate bractlets, acuminate. Flowers numerous. Fruit oblong, c. 2 mm long.

    Type: Described from Europe.

    Distribution: North and South America, North Africa, Europe, Asia.

    This is an introduced species.


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