Celery

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Celery
Illustration Apium graveolens0.jpg
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Apiales
Faimily: Apiaceae
Genus: Apium
Species: A. graveolens
Binomial name
Apium graveolens
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Synonyms[1]
  • Apium graveolens subsp. dulce (Mill.) Schübl. & G. Martens

Celery (Apium graveolens) is a mairshland plant in the faimily Apiaceae that has been cultivatit as a vegetable syne antiquity. Celery haes a lang fibrous stalk taperin intae leaves. Dependin on location an cultivar, either its stalks, leaves, or hypocotyl are eaten an uised in cuikin.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Taxon: Apium graveolens". U.S. National Plant Germplasm System. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), US Department of Agriculture (USDA). Archived frae the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 31 Mairch 2016.