Carrot family -Umbilliferae-
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The Carrot family - umbelliferae - contains about 3000 species of plants dispersed throughout the world, specially in the North Hemisphere.
They are plants very well known as spices or because their medicinal properties, because of the great amount of essential oils they contain.
Some of the, as hemlock, for example, exemplify very strong poisons.
It includes the main genera:
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