Pastinak (Pastinaca sativa), Illustration "Der #Pastinak (Pastinaca sativa), auch die Pastinake, ist eine Pflanzenart aus der Gattung der Pastinaken (Pastinaca) in der Familie der Doldenblütler (Apiaceae). Als Wildform gilt Pastinaca sativa subsp. sativa
wild parsnip (Pastinaca sativa)/ Wild parsnips do not differ appreciably from cultivated ones, except in that they tend to have a less symmetrical form-and this is due entirely to their growing conditions. They also tend to be slightly tougher, slightly sweeter, and slightly more aromatic than their garden counterparts, but this does not significantly affect their use in cooking.