Ferula

English: sometimes called "giant fennel." ·

Ferula communisEdit

Ferula assa-foetida L., syn. scorodosmaEdit

Ferula gummosa, syn. galbanifluaEdit

"Silphium"Edit

Silphium was an important member of the giant fennel family that grew in North Africa in Roman times. Its exact identification is unknown, and it may well represent an extinct species.

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