Mesclun meaning

mĕsklən
A mixture of young leafy greens, often including young lettuces, used as salad.
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A mixture of salad greens and herbs, as bibb lettuce with dandelion greens, radicchio, and parsley.
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A mixture of small, young leaves as a salad.
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Origin of mesclun

  • Provençal mesclom, mesclumo mixture from Vulgar Latin misculāre to mix thoroughly meddle

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French mescler (“to mix").

    From Wiktionary