A European hedgerow plant of the parsley family, which has fern-like leaves and large heads of tiny white flowers, giving the appearance of lace. Also called Queen Anne's lace.
- Anthriscus sylvestris, family Umbelliferae
More example sentences
- They are the tap roots of a plant in the umbelliferae family which includes parsley, cow parsley and hemlock.
- Lots of flowers down there at the moment - irises, hawthorn, buttercups, cow parsley, herb robert.
- With the onset of summer there's the cow parsley, poppies, honeysuckle, wild roses, speedwell, ragged robin and foxgloves.