Seseli

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Seseli
Seseli gummiferum flowers1.jpg
Seseli gummiferum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Apiales
Family: Apiaceae
Genus: Seseli
L.
Species

125-140, see text

Seseli is a genus of herbaceous perennial plants. They are sometimes woody at base with a conic taproot. Leaf blades are 1–3-pinnate or pinnately decompound. Umbels are compound, with bracts few or absent. Petals are white or yellow, and the fruit ovoid or ellipsoid.

There are about 125 to 140 species in the genus.[1]

Selected species[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Güner, E. D., et al. (2011). Pollen morphology of the genus Seseli L.(Umbelliferae) in Turkey. Turkish Journal Botany 35 175-82.

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