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Water Parsnip [Sium suave]

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Common Name: Water Parsnip
Scientic Name: Sium suave
Colors: White
Months Appearing: July

Up to 6 ft tall. Hollow ridged stem.

Leaves pinnately compound with numerous teeth. (Only once compound.)

Flowers on compound umbels. 1/4 inch in diameter.At base of umbel are 6-8 bracts that curve down.

Smaller bracts at base of each umbellet.

In wetland Wexford County, Michigan. 7/6

5371, 5372