horse parsley

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n horse parsley European herb somewhat resembling celery widely naturalized in Britain coastal regions and often cultivated as a potherb
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Horse parsley (Bot) See Alexanders.
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Usage

In literature:

MOGFORD, horses poisoned by fool's parsley, ii.
"The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2)" by Charles Darwin
Serve it garnished with a complete fringe of curled parsley, lemon and horse-radish.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
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