Chaerophyllum temulum

Rough Chervil Chaerophyllum temulum reaches heights of more than one meter and grows as a biennial. The flowering period in Central Europe can last from June to August. All parts of the plant are slightly poisonous and contain falcarinol. Characteristics & Description Height, habit: 30 to 120 centimeters, herbaceous plant Life cycle: Biennial Poisonous: Yes, […]

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Ammi visnaga, Visnaga daucoides

Toothpick-Plant, Toothpickweed Toothpick plant is closely related to dill, fennel and celery, can grow up to one meter high and blooms from July to September in Central Europe. It grows annually or biennially. Ammi visnaga is used as a medicinal plant, and toothpicks are or were made from its stems (source). Botanical experts do not […]

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Bupleurum fruticosum

Shrubby Hare’s-Ear Bupleurum fruticosum is an evergreen shrub that can grow to a height of up to 2.5 meters. It belongs to the Apiaceae family and its flowers are very popular with insects. It is native to the Mediterranean region. The flowering period in Central Europe can last from June to September. Popular name(s): Shrubby […]

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Eryngium agavifolium

Agave-Leaved Sea Holly With its spiny leaves arranged in a rosette, Eryngium agavifolium looks a little like an agave or an aloe when not in flower. It is not related to either. It is, however, related to carrots and parsnips. Depending on where it grows, the agave-leaved sea holly can reach a height of up […]

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Falcaria vulgaris

Sickleweed Falcaria falcarioides can reach 70 centimeters in height. Its flowers are pollinated by flies as well as small beetles and bees. The commonly known as Sickleweed member of the Apiaceae family grows as an introduced species in some North American regions (source). Popular name(s): Sickleweed, Longleaf Botanical name: Falcaria vulgaris Family: Apiaceae Origin: Asia […]

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