Flower Database

Caraway

Basic information
Flower Name
Caraway
Formal Name
Carum carvi
Alias
姫茴香, Caraway, Meridian fennel, Persian cumin
Habitat
West Asia
Morph
Flowering biennial
Comment
Caraway, scientific name:Carum carvi , is native to Western Asia, and a flowering biennial of the department Apiaceae , of the genus Carum. Leaves, salad, premature seeds incense with food and sweets, seeds medicinal (digestion).
Common name: Caraway, scientific name:Carum carvi, aka: carum carvi , origin: West Asia, height: 50 cm, leaf: alternate, pinnately compound leaves, leaf arrangement, color: white, Flowering period: May - June, the inflorescence form: umbel, fruit shape: spheroid / ellipse, seeds: Crescent-shaped, fruit color: Fawn, fruit length:0.3cm, uses: cut flowers, sauerkraut, pickles, Netherlands sake "Cymer", bread, biscuits, stew, utility: digestion, bad breath turn
Detailed information
Order
Apiales
Family
Apiaceae
Genus
Carum
Species
C. carvi
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
pinnately compound
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Ct flower・Flower arrangement field
Color
White
Season
May Jun
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
0.2  ~ 0.3