Plants of the Castlemaine District
Austral Carrot- native (Daucus glochidiatus)
Family: Apiaceae (Carrot, parsley family).
Native of Australia
A widespread and common small herb.
- the small size
- the much divided carrot-like leaves
- the distinctive spiny-looking fruit.
The garden carrot () is a much more robust plant.
1, 2: In fruit. The Monk. 3: Dense patch. Kalimna.