Conioselinum chinense (L.) BSP.
FamilyUmbelliferae — APG family: Apiaceae
SynonymsConioselinum gmelinii (Cham. & Schlecht.) Coult. & Rose, Ligusticum gmelinii Cham. & Schlecht., Conioselinum benthami (S. Wats.) Fern., Athamantha chinensis L., Conioselinum kamtschaticum Rupr., Selinum benthami S. Wats.
Common namehemlock parsley
DescriptionStem from stout taproot; leaves 2-3-pinnate, leaflets more or less lobed; petioles with sheath at base; umbel with numerous rays;. involucre with a few bracts or lack- ing bracts; involucels of narrow, scarious-margined bractlets; petals ovate with in- flexed apex, white; fruit oblong-oval, glabrous; dorsal ribs acute, corky; lateral ribs broader and thin-winged.
EcologyMeadows, sandy shores. Described (erroneously) from China; type probably originated from New York.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.