carrot family

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7 PARSNIPS are related to the carrot family and in Scotland they are still known as white carrots.
He warns us about the carrot family, which contains hemlock and false parsley, two noxious ingredients we don't want in our dinner, and tells us the stems of elderflowers contain cyanide.
WILD CHERVIL: Related to the carrot family also called umbelliferae.
Fossil pollen from the Eocene era (55 to 34 million years ago) has been identified as belonging to the Apiaceae family (the carrot family).
Although some wild members of the carrot family are very poisonous, none of these have leaves that resemble parsnip, nor do they have highly ridged stems.
A member of the parsley or carrot family, giant hogweed was found near Oakridge in 2001 and has spread to 66 known sites, mostly in the Willamette Valley.
Pastinaca sativa or wild parsnip is one of the number of plants of the carrot family (including giant hogweed) which are capable of causing phytophotodermatitis, which is a ten-cent word for the painful burns you suffered.
Natural bear foods, such as yampa (in the carrot family), berries and white bark pine nuts were scarce.
* Parsnips, members of the carrot family, are high in potassium and contain some protein, iron, and calcium.
This member of the carrot family has a mild, pleasant, grassy flavor.