One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Fool's parsley, Aethusa cynapium (family Apiaceae (Umbelliferae)), a poisonous weed of Eurasia and North Africa.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Partington (fl. 1820–1835), writer and lecturer on technology and practical science.
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