Conopodium

Conopodium spp.

profile iconConopodium majus 03
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profile iconConopodium majus 03
by Moldekarl (CC BY 3.0)
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Small genus of around 8 perennial herbaceous species, some of which are cultivated for consumption as root vegetables. They have many common names including earth chestnut, groundnut, pignut, hognut and Saint Anthony’s nut. Flowers are small, white and arranged in an umbel, where flower stalks of equal length arise from one point on a central stem.
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Personality

Family

Apiaceae

Flower colour

White
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