6004.000 Apium L.


Description of the genus

Herbs. Flowers white to greenish in compound umbels; bracts and bracteoles 0. Fruit ovoid to spherical, ± laterally flattened.

Worldwide: 25 species, cosmopolitan

Zimbabwe: 2 taxa.

Apium leptophyllum

Links to taxa:     View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
graveolens L.
leptophyllum (Pers.) Benth.N,W,C,E,SDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Apium:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Apium
Flora of Malawi: Apium
Flora of Mozambique: Apium
Flora of Zambia: Apium

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Apium
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Apium
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Apium
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Apium
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Apium
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Apium
JSTOR Plant Science: Apium
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Apium
Plants of the World Online: Apium
Tropicos: Apium
Wikipedia: Apium

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: Genus page: Apium.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1042, retrieved 26 May 2024

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