Adenosciadium arabicum H.Wolff, Pflanzenr. IV, 228(90): 365 1927.;

Images by Aarti S Khale (Identified by Jens Eriksen) (Inserted by J.M.Garg)


Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) Week : Wild Flower : Oman : 010811 : AK-1: Taken at Muscat,Oman on 12/11/10.

Growing wild on mountain rocks.

Had posted this one earlier for id. Found only after rains in the winter season here.

This long pending unid of mine was identified by Jens Eriksen today after I wrote to him with these pictures.

Hanne & Jens Eriksen have their website which is one of the best for bird pictures.
They have added some Oman flowers too on their website.
So I thought they might be able to identify this one.
Name given is Adenosciadium arabicum of Apiaceae.

I can’t find any pictures on searching.



Request for ID : 110111 : AK-2: Pictures taken here at Muscat,Oman during November & December,2010.
Found the leaves very unusual. The plant was growing on the rocks. Flowers were very tiny.

Adenosciadium arabicum (T. Anderson) H. Wolff

Yes … Subsequently identified By Jens Eriksen of

Their site is the best to know about birds in Oman.




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