Calflora
Taxon  Report   6278    
Petroselinum crispum  (Mill.) A. W. Hill
Parsley
Petroselinum crispum
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Petroselinum crispum
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Petroselinum crispum
© 2010 Michael O'Brien
Petroselinum crispum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Petroselinum crispum
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Petroselinum
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Apium petroselinum
PLANTS: Carum petroselinum
PLANTS: Petroselinum hortense
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More information about  Petroselinum crispum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PECR2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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