Celeriac (Apium graveolens L. var. rapaceum)


Carrot family (Apiaceae)
A: root of a one year plant in Autumn
B: the same; longitudinal section
(Sp=shoot, H=Hypocotyl, W=root, R=rind,
K=cambium, Ho=Xylem)
Leaf, cut and root celeriac

Source: Becker J., Gemüsebau,Paul Parey Verlag 1956; Wolf-Garten

Distribution, Yield, Use:




Region of origin: Region of cultivation:


Text by Wolfgang Schuchert
Adapted to HTML by R.Saedler