Falcaria vulgaris Bernh.

  • Authority

    Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.

  • Family


  • Scientific Name

    Falcaria vulgaris Bernh.

  • Description

    Species Description - Stem erect from a long taproot, to 1 m; lower lvs petiolate, the upper sessile at the top of the sheath, each of the 3 principal divisions either simple or again divided into 2–5 closely toothed, broadly linear segments 5–20 cm × 5–15 mm and often falcate; umbels 5–10 cm wide; bracts 5–20 mm; bractlets 2–10 mm; fr 2–5 × 1 mm; 2n=22. Native of Eurasia, established as a weed in much of our range. July–Sept. (F. sioides)