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Cynosciadium digitatum (Finger dogshade)
Kneupper, Chris

Cynosciadium digitatum

Cynosciadium digitatum DC.

Finger Dogshade, Fringed Dogshade

Apiaceae (Carrot Family)


USDA Symbol: CYDI2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

A state-listed endangered species in Illinois.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


USA: AL , AR , IL , LA , MO , MS , OK , TN , TX
Native Habitat: Swamps, ditches and other wet areas especially in wet, hardwood forests.

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2015-02-13
Research By: JAM

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