PlantsDaucus→American wild carrot (Daucus pusillus)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 18 inches to 36 inches
Fruit: Other: Oblong to ovate, prickly.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Beetles


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Parsnip type weed growing everywhere by Jackiecg Nov 14, 2016 6:42 AM 28
Apiaceae to identify by varg Aug 9, 2016 11:37 AM 2
ID please by flaflwrgrl May 6, 2012 6:33 PM 25

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