Daucus carota L.

Daucus carota L.



    GR(IoI NPi SPi Pe StE EC NC NE NAe WAe Kik KK EAe

    Greece (East Aegean islands present; East Central Greece present; Ionian Islands present; Kiklades present; Kriti and Karpathos present; North Aegean islands present; North Central Greece present; North Pindos present; North-East Greece present; Peloponnisos present; South Pindos present; Sterea Ellas present; West Aegean islands present)


    Native / Non Range-Restricted




    Therophyte, Hemicryptophyte


    Xeric Mediterranean Phrygana and grasslands, Temperate and submediterranean Grasslands, Coastal habitats, Agricultural and Ruderal habitats

    IUCN category

    Not Evaluated

    Presidential Decree 67/81



    Records of D. carota subsp. commutatus, subsp. hispanicus and subsp. maritimus in previous floristic literature from Greece are misnamed and refer to subsp. carota and subsp. drepanensis, respectively (see Synonyms). D. carota subsp. sativus (see Excluded Taxa), a vegetable crop included in their catalogue of alien plants by Arianoutsou & al. (2010), is not known to be established in the wild in Greece.

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