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Peucedanum japonicumFamily: Apiaceae
Japanese: ボタンボウフウ (BotanBoufuu)
The new leaves are so delicious I'm surprised this plant survives! ... and according to this study it hinders fat absorption! Love this member of the carrot/celery/parsely family!
Nukitrangsan N1, Okabe T, Toda T, Inafuku M, Iwasaki H, Oku H. Effect of Peucedanum japonicum Thunb extract on high-fat diet-induced obesity and gene expression in mice. J Oleo Sci. 2012;61(2):89-101.