Apiaceae – Carrot Family

Plants in the Carrot Family (Apiaceae) are annual, biennial, and perennial herbs and shrubs with alternate or basal, often highly dissected or compound leaves, numerous, small flowers with 5 petals, 5 sepals, 5 stamens, 2 styles, and an inferior ovary, and fruit in the form of paired, 1-seeded, ribbed or winged nuts with aromatic oil glands.

Listed below are some of the southeastern Arizona plants in this family.