Taxon  Report   8373    
Yabea microcarpa  (Hook. & Arn.) Koso-Pol.
California hedge parsley,  False carrot
Yabea microcarpa
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Yabea microcarpa
© 2008 Keir Morse
Yabea microcarpa
© 2011 Teague Embrey
Yabea microcarpa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Yabea microcarpa
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Yabea
Communities: (many plant communities)

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Caucalis microcarpa
More information about  Yabea microcarpa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 21, 2019).