hogweed [hawg-weed, hog-] ExamplesWord Origin noun
It feeds on the flowers of angelica (Angelica sylvestris), hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium), and other Umbellifer.
British Dictionary definitions for hogweed hogweed noun
- any of several coarse weedy umbelliferous plants, esp cow parsnipSee also giant hogweed
Word Origin and History for hogweed n.