fool's parsley


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Noun1.Fool's parsley - European weed naturalized in America that resembles parsley but causes nausea and poisoning when eatenfool's parsley - European weed naturalized in America that resembles parsley but causes nausea and poisoning when eaten
Aethusa, genus Aethusa - fool's parsley
poisonous plant - a plant that when touched or ingested in sufficient quantity can be harmful or fatal to an organism
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The poisonous ones to avoid include hemlock, fool's parsley, various water dropworts, and fool's water-cress.
p GARY Mc LARDY found blooming fool's parsley in Formby to the end of November, but our recent cold snap will have put paid to all but the hardiest flower-heads.
Never forgetting his roots, he also slipped in Warwickshire dialect words like 'keck' -the local name for the wild flower fool's parsley.