Page author: David Giblin
Petroselinum crispum

Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations west of the Cascades crest in Washington at low elevations, where escaping from nearby cultivation; Washington to California, east in scattered locations across the U.S. to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Roadsides, balds, fields, ditches, wastelots, and other disturbed open areas at low elevations.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Biennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Generalist


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Accepted Name:
Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) Fuss
Publication: Fl. Transsilv. 254. 1866.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Petroselinum crispum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Petroselinum crispum checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Petroselinum crispum information.

E-Flora BC: Petroselinum crispum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Petroselinum crispum photos.

USDA Plants: Petroselinum crispum information.

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