Taxon: Anethum graveolens L.

 
Genus: Anethum
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Apieae
Nomen number: 3412
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:263. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 94 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (herb fide Ency CNatIn; Food Feed Crops US, seed & oil & flowers used)
  • Materials: essential oils (used in perfumery)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Ency CNatIn; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated



    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales]

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • North America

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Central America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile


    Adventive (adventive worldwide)

    Other (probable origin s. Asia)

References:

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  4. Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. Flores des Mascareignes. (F Mascar)
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Check other web resources for Anethum graveolens L. :

Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=3412. Accessed 24 June 2018.