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Shungiku: 6 Ways to Use the Leafy Green

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 3 min read

Shungiku is an edible chrysanthemum and a common ingredient in East Asian cuisines and certain European cuisines. It also features in some alternative medicine practices as a tea or supplement. Read on to learn what shungiku looks like and how cooks use it in Japanese food and other cuisines.