Taxon  Report   423 
Apium graveolens  L.
Garden celery,  Smallage
Apium graveolens
© 2006 Keir Morse
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Apium graveolens
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Apium graveolens
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Apium graveolens, a dicot, is an annual or biennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Apium graveolens
© 2006 Keir Morse
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Apium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Apium graveolens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 27, 2017).

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