Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) Carrot Family

Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) Carrot Family

Appendix Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) Carrot Family Diagnostic characters Habits: Annual or perennial herbs rarely shrubs. Roots: Tap root, branched, sometimes, tuberous due to presence of stored food. Stem: Herbaceous stem, erect or prostate with swollen nodes. Leaves: Petiolate, Alternate, simple, exstipulate, reticulate venation. Usually sheathing