Japanese parsley

Oenanthe javanica

  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Japanese parsley
  • Flower name
    Japanese parsley
  • Scientific name
    Oenanthe javanica
  • Aliasシロネグサ, Japanese parsley, 芹, 白根草, Chinese celery
  • Place of originJapan
  • Place of floweringFields and footpaths, Rice paddies
  • Flowering seasonJuly, August
  • Language of flowersInnocence

What is Japanese parsley

Japanese parsley or Seri, scientific name:Oenanthe javanica, is the marshiness perennial grass of the Apiaceae department of the Oenanthe genusl native to Japan. One of the spring. Japan national field I called missel (water serikawa) Taser (Tanaka serikawa), ouzeri (Hill serikawa) blurred, such as the path to growing and growing location. 30 to 60 cm in height, next to crawl across the Rhizome. Stem angle. Leaves with pale green leaves, quality is soft and distinctive smell. The leaves are twice pinnately compound leaves with diamond oval small leaves. Flowers bloom in the summer. At the stalk end umbrella-shaped flowers give the small stretch white 5 petaled flower. Applications use leafy vegetables leaf stems. Similar dexel poison (poison serikawa) is suspicious.

General name: Japanese parsley, scientific name:Oenanthe javanica, aka: seri, Chinese celery, Habitat: Japan National , Environment: paddy, path, I, living type: perennial herb Marsh, height: 30-leaf color creeping grass appearance: width 60 cm, stem type: Crest, thin green leaf quality: soft small leaf diamond-shaped leaves of: twice pinnately compound leaves small leaf shape: ovate leaves rim never (Nick), flowering: 7-August inflorescences form: umbrella-shaped flowers, 5 petaled flowers in compound umbels, small flower: small, small flower: white, stamens number: 5, usage: leaf stalks, vegetable, features: distinctive aroma, food.


  • Eye
    Apiales
  • Family
    Apiaceae
  • Genus
    Oenanthe
  • Species
    O. javanica
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Scattered inflorescence/ umbrella shape
  • Petal shape
    Five-petal
  • Leaf type
    2 times pinnate compound leaf
  • Edge of the leaf
    Toothed
  • Life typemarshiness perennial grass
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height30.0 ~ 60.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.2 ~ 0.2 cm

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