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Hemlock Water-dropwort

A very common carrot species always found with its roots in mud; ditches, drainage channels, marshes and so on.


Common Name Hemlock Water-dropwort
Scientific Name Oenanthe crocata
Species Group Carrot Family Umbelliferae
Interest Level
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Carrot family - Umbelliferea
Status very common
Flower Colour Group White
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Sturdy plant in ditches and streams with umbrella flower
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Carrot Family Umbelliferae