Do not confuse with X✋︎ ☠︎ giant hogweed  Heracleum mantegazzianum ☠︎ ✋︎X, which is also called wild parsnip.  Part of carrot/celery/parsley  family Apiaceae.

Native to Eurasia.  Invasive > learn+quiz Invasive > in USA+Canada Invasive > report it! Invasive > in USA Invasive > in Michigan inv. trading card (.pdf)

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Learn more about wild parsnip Pastinaca sativa

Best Control Practices BCP (Michigan) (.pdf) Best Control Practices BCP (Ontario) (.pdf) and its Technical Bulletin (.pdf)

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