Herb: Small Bur-Parsley
Latin name: Caucalis platycarpos
Synonyms: Caucalis daucoides, Caucalis lappula
Edible parts of Small Bur-Parsley:Leaves - raw or cooked. The leaves have been used as a pot-herb and have also been pickled for use in winter salads.
Description of the plant:
(11 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Arable fields and waste places, especially on chalky soils.
Propagation of Small Bur-Parsley:Seed - sow in situ in the spring.
Cultivation of the herb:Arable fields and waste places, especially on chalky soils.
Medicinal use of Small Bur-Parsley:None known
Known hazards of Caucalis platycarpos:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.