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Definition of Hedge mustard

Hedge mustard
Hedge Hedge, n. [OE. hegge, AS. hecg; akin to haga an inclosure, E. haw, AS. hege hedge, E. haybote, D. hegge, OHG. hegga, G. hecke. [root]12. See Haw a hedge.] A thicket of bushes, usually thorn bushes; especially, such a thicket planted as a fence between any two portions of land; and also any sort of shrubbery, as evergreens, planted in a line or as a fence; particularly, such a thicket planted round a field to fence it, or in rows to separate the parts of a garden. The roughest berry on the rudest hedge. --Shak. Through the verdant maze Of sweetbrier hedges I pursue my walk. --Thomson. Note: Hedge, when used adjectively or in composition, often means rustic, outlandish, illiterate, poor, or mean; as, hedge priest; hedgeborn, etc. Hedge bells, Hedge bindweed (Bot.), a climbing plant related to the morning-glory (Convolvulus sepium). Hedge bill, a long-handled billhook. Hedge garlic (Bot.), a plant of the genus Alliaria. See Garlic mustard, under Garlic. Hedge hyssop (Bot.), a bitter herb of the genus Gratiola, the leaves of which are emetic and purgative. Hedge marriage, a secret or clandestine marriage, especially one performed by a hedge priest. [Eng.] Hedge mustard (Bot.), a plant of the genus Sisymbrium, belonging to the Mustard family. Hedge nettle (Bot.), an herb, or under shrub, of the genus Stachys, belonging to the Mint family. It has a nettlelike appearance, though quite harmless. Hedge note. (a) The note of a hedge bird. (b) Low, contemptible writing. [Obs.] --Dryden. Hedge priest, a poor, illiterate priest. --Shak. Hedge school, an open-air school in the shelter of a hedge, in Ireland; a school for rustics. Hedge sparrow (Zo["o]l.), a European warbler (Accentor modularis) which frequents hedges. Its color is reddish brown, and ash; the wing coverts are tipped with white. Called also chanter, hedge warbler, dunnock, and doney. Hedge writer, an insignificant writer, or a writer of low, scurrilous stuff. [Obs.] --Swift. To breast up a hedge. See under Breast. To hang in the hedge, to be at a standstill. ``While the business of money hangs in the hedge.' --Pepys.

Meaning of Hedge mustard from wikipedia

- Sisymbrium officinale, known as hedge mustard, (formerly Erysimum officinale) is a plant in the family Br****icaceae. It is found on roadsides and wasteland...
- margins of hedges, giving rise to the old British folk name of jack-by-the-hedge. Other common names include garlic mustard, garlic root, hedge garlic, sauce-alone...
- tumble mustard, tumbleweed mustard, tall sisymbrium, and tall hedge mustard. Tumble mustard forms a tall (up to 5 ft) but delicate-looking plant, with slender...
- plant in the mustard family known by several common names, including small tumbleweed mustard, false London-rocket, and tall hedge mustard. It is native...
- officinalis (soapwort) Sepia officinalis (cuttlefish) Sisymbrium officinale (hedge mustard) Spongia officinalis (bath sponge) Stachys officinalis (betony) Styrax...
- rocket Sisymbrium loeseliiFalse London rocket Sisymbrium officinaleHedge mustard, used in some cuisines Sisymbrium orientaleEastern rocket Sisymbrium...
- sylvestris, creeping yellowcress Sinapis arvensis, corn mustard Sisymbrium officinale, hairy-pod hedge-mustard Smelowskia calycina, alpine smelowskia Stanleya...
- or Toadflax Fursebush Garlic Hawthorn Hops Madder Masterwort mustard plant Hedge mustard Nettles Onions Pepperwort, or Dittander Carduus Benedictus, in...
- members of the cabbage family, such as Charlock (Sinapis arvensis) and Hedge mustard (Sisymbrium officinale). P. rapae is known to lay eggs singularly on...
- location. The larvae feed on Br****icaceae species, such as garlic mustard and hedge mustard. Savela, Markku. "Evergestis limbata (Linnaeus, 1767)". Lepidoptera...
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