Sweet Cicely (Osmorhiza clayton)
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- Eastern Hemlock-Parsley
Sweet cicely is a much smaller plant, with less showy flowers.
- Garlic Mustard
Sweet cicely has five petals; garlic mustard has four. Leave of sweet cicely is divided; garlic mustard is not.
Leaf of honewort is ovoid in three parts. Sweet cicely has a more intricate, fern-like leaf.
- Poison Hemlock
Poison hemlock is much larger than sweet cicely, and the stout, spotted stem is quite distinctive.
- Spotted Cowbane
Sweet cicely is a small plant with loosely clustered flowers