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Anthriscus cerefolium
Synonyms: A. longirostris; Scandix cerefolium

Common Name(s): Chervil
Family: Apiaceae
Growth Habit: Annual
Growing Days: 60 to 95 (days)
Opt.Max=70° (F)
Opt.Min=45° (F)    
Precipitation: 24 to 43 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 6 to 7
Soil Texture/Type: Heavy, medium, light
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Cloudy
Odor and flavor similar to tarragon.
Crop not found in disease search.
Medicinal - folklore, Additive - flavoring


Geographical Origin:
Soviet Middle Asia, Western Asia, Cultivated, Widely naturalized, Caucasus
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