Taxon  Report   3603 
Foeniculum vulgare  Miller
Biscuit root,  fennel, sweet fennel
Foeniculum vulgare, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Foeniculum vulgare
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Foeniculum vulgare
© 2005 Brianna M. Richardson
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Foeniculum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Foeniculum foeniculum
 Information about  Foeniculum vulgare  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (FOVU)

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 23, 2014).

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