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Poison parsnip
Parsnip Pars"nip, n. [OE. parsnepe, from a French form, fr. L. pastinaca; cf. pastinare to dig up, pastinum a kind of dibble; cf. OF. pastenade, pastenaque.] (Bot.) The aromatic and edible spindle-shaped root of the cultivated form of the Pastinaca sativa, a biennial umbelliferous plant which is very poisonous in its wild state; also, the plant itself. Cow parsnip. See Cow parsnip. Meadow parsnip, the European cow parsnip. Poison parsnip, the wild stock of the parsnip. Water parsnip, any plant of the umbelliferous genus Sium, the species of which are poisonous.

Meaning of Poison parsnip from wikipedia

- (umbel). Plants in this genus may also be referred to as cowbane or poison parsnip. Cicuta is native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, mainly...
- The parsnip (Pastinaca sativa) is a root vegetable closely related to carrot and parsley, all belonging to the flowering plant family Apiaceae. It is...
- commonly known as cow parsnip, is the only member of the genus Heracleum native to North America. It is also known as American cow-parsnip, Indian celery, Indian...
- chervil, coriander, ****in, dill, fennel, lovage, cow parsley, parsley, parsnip and sea holly, as well as silphium, a plant whose identity is unclear and...
- poisonous fungus species List of venomous animals Biopesticide Mushroom poisoning Psychoactive plant Secondary metabolite Toxin Weed Keddy, P.A. 2007. Plants...
- several cases of livestock poisoning. The toxic leaves and stems look like parsley; the highly toxic roots look and smell like parsnips. Hemlock water-dropwort...
- wolf's-bane, leopard's bane, mousebane, women's bane, devil's helmet, queen of poisons, or blue rocket, is a genus of over 250 species of flowering plants belonging...
- Otter Trail. Poison Pond is the location of a few locally rare plants, including wild mint, striped maple, spikenard and water parsnip, which are not...
- wash their hands immediately and avoid touching their eyes or mouth. Cow parsnip (Heracleum lanatum, Heracleum maximum, Indian celery, or pushki, sometimes...
- skin and temporary or permanent blindness. Wild parsnip (Pastinaca sativa), also known as poison parsnip, is an invasive plant. Similar to that of giant...