Also known as
Poison Hemlock, Carrot-Fern, Deadly Hemlock, Fool's-Parsley, Poison Parsley, Spotted-Hemlock, Spotted-Parsley, Winter fern, Californica fern, Nebraska fern
2 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
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Also known as Hemlock or Poison Hemlock, this weed is highly poisonous and has leaves that look like carrot leaves. It can grow in a variety of areas and environments but is usually found in poorly draining soils or near streams, ditches, rivers etc.
How to harvest Hemlock
Not usually harvested
How to propagate Hemlock
Scatter seed on moist compost or soil.
Special features of Hemlock
Other uses of Hemlock
Wildflower/meadow, poisonous- once medicinal. Attracts butterflies. Whole plant is poisonous if eaten.