Botanical name: Petroselinum crispum
Parsley has been used as seasoning and a breath freshener for more than 2,000 years. Parsley root has been used medicinally since ancient times.
Parts used for medicinal purposes are the ripe fruits (commonly called seeds), the aboveground herb, and the leaves. Parsley is a source of bioactive flavonoids including flavones, and their glycosides.
Parsley has been used to support urinary tract health.
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