Flower Database

Chervil

Basic information
Flower Name
Chervil
Formal Name
Anthriscus cereifolium
Alias
Chervil, French parsley, garden chervil
Habitat
Europe, Western Asia and southern Russia
Morph
cold-resistant annual grass
Comment
Chervil (Scientific name: Anthriscus cereifolium) is native to Europe, West Asia and southern Russia, it is a cold-resistant annual grass of thefamily Apiaceae. Leaves are feather-like compound leaves. In the summer, the scattered inflorescences are extended and white small flowers are blooming. The leaves are soft, they are bright green and have cuts. Leaves are used for culinary herbs, salads, soups, sauces, etc. It is also said to have medicinal effects on digestion, blood purification, sweating action.
Common name: Chervil, Scientific name: Anthriscus cereifolium, aka: French parsley, garden chervil, CELFIE, Fennel gelli , Garden chervil, Place of origin: Europe, West Asia, southern part of Russia, plant height: 30 to 0.2 to 60 cm, leaf shape: three times Feathery compound leaf, leaf color: light green, awakening period: November to August, inflorescence form; , Flowering period: June to July, Flower color: White, Flower: Five flowers, Flower diameter: 0.2 to 0.3 cm, Inflorescence diameter: 2.5 to 5 cm, fruit shape: egg shape, fruit diameter: 1 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Apiaceae
Family
Apiaceae
Genus
Anthriscus
Species
A. cerefolium
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Tripinnate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
field Botanic garden
Color
White
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Nov Dec
Height
30  ~ 60  [cm]
Diameter
0.2  ~ 0.3