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Taxon: Apium graveolens L.

Genus: Apium
Family: Apiaceae (alt. Umbelliferae) subfamily: Apioideae tribe: Apieae.
Nomen number: 300034
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:264. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 03-Oct-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 03-Oct-1996
Species priority site is: Northeast Regional PI Station (NE9).
Accessions: 28 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • celeriac   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • celery   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – English
  • celery   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • celery-root   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • Chinese celery   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • cutting celery   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • knob celery   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • leaf celery   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • root celery   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • smallage   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • soup celery   (Source: Food Feed Crops US ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • stalk celery   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • turnip-root celery   (Source: Mansfeld ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • wild celery   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • wild celery   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – English   [Apium graveolens var. graveolens]
  • krafis   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Arabic
  • gen qin cai   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • han qin   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • han qin   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • qin cai   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • qin cai   (Source: F Taiwan ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • bleekselderij   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Dutch   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • knolselderij   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Dutch   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • selderij   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Dutch
  • snij selderij   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Dutch   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • ache des marais   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. graveolens]
  • ache odorante   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. graveolens]
  • ache-douce   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • céleri   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • céleri   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French
  • céleri à côtes   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • céleri à couper   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • céleri branche   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • céleri petit   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • céleri rave   (Source: Mansfeld ) – French   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • Bleichsellerie   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – German   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • Eppich   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – German   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • Knollensellerie   (Source: Mansfeld ) – German   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • Schnittsellerie   (Source: Mansfeld ) – German   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • Sellerie   (Source: L. Conrad, p.c.) – German   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • Sellerie   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – German
  • Staudensellerie   (Source: L. Conrad, p.c.) – German   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • Stielsellerie   (Source: Mansfeld ) – German   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • wilder Sellerie   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – German   [Apium graveolens var. graveolens]
  • Wurzelsellerie   (Source: Mansfeld ) – German   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • shalari   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – India (Hindi)
  • sedano   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Italian
  • sedano   (Source: Mult Glossary Crops ) – Italian   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • sedano da costa   (Source: Mansf Ency [as "coste"]) – Italian   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • sedano da taglio   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Italian   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • sedano rapa   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Italian   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • oranda-mitsuba   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • aipo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • sel'dereĭ   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian
  • sel'dereĭ chereshkovyĭ   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • sel'dereĭ dikij   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian   [Apium graveolens var. graveolens]
  • sel'derej korneplodnyj   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • sel'derej listovoj   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • apio   (Source: CultTropS ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • apio   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Spanish
  • apio bastardo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • apio blanco   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • apio borde   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. dulce]
  • apio de cortar   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. secalinum]
  • apio nabo   (Source: UPOV ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • apio rabano   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • apirrábano   (Source: UPOV ) – Spanish   [Apium graveolens var. rapaceum]
  • selleri   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Yemen
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia
    Middle Asia: Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Ireland; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Germany; Netherlands; Poland
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]; Macedonia; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Adventive:
  • AFRICA
    South Tropical Africa: Mozambique
    Southern Africa: Botswana; Lesotho; Namibia; South Africa
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico
    United States
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: West Indies
    Mesoamerica: Central America
    Brazil: Brazil
    Western South America: Ecuador; Peru
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile; Paraguay

      Cultivated:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Chad; Eritrea; Ethiopia
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon
    West Tropical Africa: Cote D'Ivoire; Nigeria
    South Tropical Africa: Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    Western Indian Ocean: Reunion
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan [s.]; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Primorye
    China: China
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Europe
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Canada
    Mexico
    United States
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: West Indies
    Mesoamerica: Central America
    Western South America: Ecuador; Peru
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Apium graveolens L.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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