Taxon  Report   6278    
Petroselinum crispum  (Mill.) A. W. Hill
Petroselinum crispum
© 2010 Michael O'Brien
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Petroselinum crispum
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Petroselinum crispum
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
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
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
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
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).