What is another word for Family Apiaceae?

5 synonyms found


[ fˈamɪli ˈe͡ɪpɪˌe͡ɪsiː], [ fˈamɪli ˈe‍ɪpɪˌe‍ɪsiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i_ ˈeɪ_p_ɪ__ˌeɪ_s_iː]

The Family Apiaceae is a group of flowering plants that belong to the order Apiales. This family includes well-known herbs such as parsley, dill, and cilantro. In the past, this family was called Umbelliferae due to their distinguishable flower clusters resembling umbrellas. Other synonyms for Family Apiaceae include the carrot family, celery family, and the parsley family. These aromatic plants are commonly used in cooking as culinary herbs and spices, while others have been used for medicinal purposes. Despite having a diverse range of species, Family Apiaceae members are easily recognizable due to their distinctive flowers, and leaves that are finely divided or feathery.

Related words: family, Apiaceae, plant family, plant name, plant classification

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