Calflora
Taxon  Report   7376    
Scandix pecten-veneris  L.
Shepherd's needle,  Shepherdsneedle, Venus' needle
Scandix pecten-veneris, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Scandix
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Scandix pecten-veneris
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SCPE)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).