Taxon  Report   8004    
Torilis arvensis  (Huds.) Link
Field hedge parsley,  Spreading hedgeparsley
Torilis arvensis
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Torilis arvensis
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Torilis arvensis
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Torilis arvensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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Torilis arvensis
© 2018 Gary McDonald
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Torilis
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Torilis arvensis ssp. purpurea
ICPN: Torilis arvensis ssp. arvensis
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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 19, 2019).