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Hemlock Water-Dropwort Overview
Oenanthe crocata is a highly poisonous species in the Apiaceae family of carrots, celery and parsley. They are found naturally in damp meadows, marshes or standing water. Flowers are small, white and produced in the summer and foliage is green, divided and feathery in appearance.
Other uses of Hemlock Water-Dropwort
Wildflower/meadow. Fatal if ingested; regularly cited as the most poisonous plant in Britain.