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Definition of Hedge mustard
Hedge mustardHedge 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.
(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
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
as hedge mustard
, (formerly Erysimum
officinale) is a plant
in the family
Br****icaceae. It is found
rise to the old British
folk name of jack-by-the-hedge
. Other common names include garlic mustard
mustard, tall sisymbrium, and tall hedge mustard
. Tumble mustard forms
a tall (up to 5 ft) but delicate-looking plant, with slender...
in the mustard family known
by several common
names, including small tumbleweed mustard
London-rocket, and tall hedge mustard
. It is native...
(soapwort) Sepia officinalis
(cuttlefish) Sisymbrium officinale
) Spongia officinalis
(bath sponge) Stachys officinalis
- rocket Sisymbrium loeselii
– False London rocket Sisymbrium officinale
– Hedge mustard
, used in some cuisines Sisymbrium orientale
– Eastern rocket
- sylvestris, creeping yellowcress Sinapis
arvensis, corn mustard Sisymbrium
officinale, hairy-pod hedge
calycina, alpine smelowskia
- or Toadflax Fursebush Garlic Hawthorn
Hops Madder Masterwort mustard plant Hedge mustard Nettles Onions
Pepperwort, or Dittander Carduus
of the cabbage
family, such as Charlock
(Sinapis arvensis) and Hedge mustard
(Sisymbrium officinale). P. rapae
to lay eggs singularly
- 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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