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Umbellifer flowering on 31 December.

Observed: 31st December 2011 By: moremothmoremoth’s reputation in Plantsmoremoth’s reputation in Plantsmoremoth’s reputation in Plantsmoremoth’s reputation in Plantsmoremoth’s reputation in Plants
Umbellifer flowering on 31 December
Umbellifer flowering on 31 December
Description:

White-flowered Umbellifer.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Carrot (Daucus carota) interacts

Comments

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I think it looks like carrot,

I think it looks like carrot, either wild or garden escape.

M.

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Carrot

Thanks, both, that is no doubt right. It would also explain the many rays in the umbel. There are the remains of many of last year's wild carrots in the fields nearby, dried brown seed heads, so this is probably wild also.

Bill

Bill Welch