Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Peucedanum ostruthium (L.) Koch - Masterwort
Peucedanum ostruthium
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A rather handsome robust perennial reaching about 3 ft (90 cm), and with divided leaves, the ultimate segments large, oval and toothed. Flowers are white, carried in large round-topped umbels.

An old introduction now found mainly along some river banks in Co Tyrone.

All names: Peucedanum ostruthium (L.) Koch