Probably S Asia, Adventive World Wide
One of the oldest recorded medicinal herbs, it was used by Egyptians 5000 years ago and was used by Greeks and Romans to relieved flatulence, colic and gripe.
Source of plant
Erect glaucous annual to 60cm. Leaves to 35 x 20cm, oblong to obovate in outline, finely divided, segments to 20mm; petiole 5-6cm, mostly sheathing. Umbels compound; rays 15-30, unequal, 2-9cm. Fruit c4.5mm; mericarps dark brown with pale-winged marginal ridges, commisure broad.
USDA Hardiness Zone