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Bulb-bearing Water-hemlock
Cicuta bulbifera

Bulb-bearing water hemlock is deadly poisonous. The name comes from small bulblets that are clustered on the leaves.

• Family: Carrot (Apiaceae)
• Habitat: swamps
• Height: 1-4 feet
• Flower size: 1/16 inch across, in umbels approximately 2 inches across
• Flower color: white
• Flowering time: July to September
• Origin: native

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Cicuta bulbifera
Cicuta bulbifera
Enlarged view of the bulblets.

Last updated November 13, 2005. © 2005 Connecticut Botanical Society. All rights reserved.