wild parsley


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wild parsley

n
(Plants) any of various uncultivated umbelliferous plants that resemble parsley
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Noun1.wild parsley - any of various uncultivated umbelliferous plants with foliage resembling that of carrots or parsleywild parsley - any of various uncultivated umbelliferous plants with foliage resembling that of carrots or parsley
umbellifer, umbelliferous plant - any of numerous aromatic herbs of the family Umbelliferae
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The most prolific has been mitsuba (Chryptotaenia japonica) a Japanese herb known as wild parsley. The trefoil leaves are aromatic and taste mild.
There have been a few guesses, from ragweed to wild parsley, but no one can be sure.