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Ammoselinum giganteum

Ammoselinum giganteum J.M. Coult. & Rose

Western Sandparsley, Western Sand-parsley, Desert Sand Parsley, Desert Umbel

Apiaceae (Carrot family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: AMGI

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May

Distribution

USA: AZ , CA
Native Habitat: Mesas, heavy soil under shrubs.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Ammoselinum giganteum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ammoselinum giganteum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ammoselinum giganteum

Metadata

Record Modified: 2021-02-11
Research By: CBR

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