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Wild Parsnip

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

The most common of the yellow carrots found on lime soils.


 

 

Common Name Wild Parsnip
Scientific Name Pastinaca sativa
Species Group Carrot Family Umbelliferae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Carrot family - Umbelliferea
Status Locally common
Flower Colour Group Yellow
Visible
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for A yellow version of hogweed!
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Notebook Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Carrot Family Umbelliferae