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Cymopterus newberryi - (S.Watson.)M.E.Jones.

Common Name Sweetroot Spring Parsley
Family Apiaceae or Umbelliferae
USDA hardiness Coming soon
Known Hazards None known
Habitats Not known
Range Western N. America.
Edibility Rating    (2 of 5)
Other Uses    (0 of 5)
Weed Potential No
Medicinal Rating    (1 of 5)
Care (info)
Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun
Cymopterus newberryi Sweetroot Spring Parsley


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Cymopterus newberryi Sweetroot Spring Parsley
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Summary


Physical Characteristics

 
Cymopterus newberryi is a . The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs).
Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: mildly acid, neutral and basic (mildly alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

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Synonyms

Habitats

 Cultivated Beds;

Edible Uses

Root - raw or cooked[257]. A sweet flavour, they are eaten by children[257]. The plant is eaten as greens[257].

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Medicinal Uses

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An infusion of the plant has been drunk and used as a lotion in the treatment of wounds[257].

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Other Uses

None known

Special Uses

Food Forest

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Cultivation details

216086 For polyculture design as well as the above-ground architecture (form - tree, shrub etc. and size shown above) information on the habit and root pattern is also useful and given here if available. The plant growth habit is a clumper with limited spread [1-2]. The root pattern is a tap root similar to a carrot going directly down [1-2].

References   Carbon Farming Information and Carbon Sequestration Information

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Propagation

Other Names

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Found In

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Weed Potential

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Conservation Status

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Cymopterus globosusGlobe SpringparsleyPerennial0.0 -  LMHNDM202
Cymopterus longipesLongstalk Spring ParsleyPerennial0.0 -  LMHSNM10 
Cymopterus montanusMountain Spring ParsleyPerennial0.2 -  LMHNDM20 
Cymopterus purpurascensGamote, Widewing springparsleyPerennial0.3 6-9 MLMHND401
Cymopterus purpurescensWidewing SpringparsleyPerennial0.0 -  LMHNDM30 
Cymopterus purpureusPurple springparsleyPerennial0.0 0-0  LMHSNM10 

Growth: S = slow M = medium F = fast. Soil: L = light (sandy) M = medium H = heavy (clay). pH: A = acid N = neutral B = basic (alkaline). Shade: F = full shade S = semi-shade N = no shade. Moisture: D = dry M = Moist We = wet Wa = water.

 

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