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Parsnips and Cow Parsnips


I find the similarities intriguing, but one is tame and one is wild. It’s hard to tell the difference between one and the other’s seed heads. I wonder if they originated from the same plant in years gone by. This makes me wish I could compare them regarding their beneficial natures. Cow Parsnips: “Cow parsnip┬áhas […]

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The winner is…


Anna-Marie gets the applause. She guessed parsnip roots were on the plate in the post “What’s for Supper?” For some strange reason, this spring’s crop were all roots except for a little 1-2″ / 3-5cm round ball. I had a big bag of them. I pondered on whether they would be worthwhile. The roots held […]

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