6063.000 Anethum L.

Cannon, J.F.M. (1978) Apiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4

Description of the genus

Annual herbs with compound pinnate leaves and filiform ultimate segments. Umbels compound, bracts and bracteoles obsolete. Sepals absent, petals yellow, with strongly incurved apices. Fruit elliptical, strongly dorsi-ventrally compressed, with some development of lateral wings.

Worldwide: Species 1 in arm temperate and tropical regions.

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

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graveolens L.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Anethum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=2237, retrieved 30 May 2024

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