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Parsley (Petroselinum crispum)

All over the world Parsley is known and valued as a culinary herb.
This site is about the etymology of its names in the languages spoken around the Mediterranean region, where the ebb and flow of people, trade and politics have left a fascinating tapestry of words.

Parsley site

Market woman selling Magdanoz, Samokov market, Bulgaria, July 2001

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Maria Fremlin, Colchester, England

Last modified: 18 July 2023

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