a mixture of salad greens and herbs, as bibb lettuce with dandelion greens, radicchio, and parsley
Origin of mesclunFrench ; from Prov, mixture
A mixture of young leafy greens, often including young lettuces, used as salad.
Origin of mesclunProvençal mesclom, mesclumo, mixture, from Vulgar Latin *misculare, to mix thoroughly; see meddle.
From French mescler (“to mix").