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American cress

Definition of the noun american cress

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noun

  1. of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida

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Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Culinary & Menu Terms (2000)

by Rodney Dale

amendoim americainc a 1ft American cheddar American cherry American crab appk American cress American frosting American mysost American partridge American quail American sage American woodcock aminc-acid amiral ammocete ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: American cress, early winter cress, scurvy grass, land cress, belle isle cress, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Plant-names (1886)

by James Britten, Robert Holland

American Cress, Bank Cress, Belleisle Cress, Cress ( Land). BARBAREA VULGARIS, Br. Barbara's Herb (St), Cassabully, Cress ( French or Winter, St. Barbara's), Rocket (Winter), Wound Rocket, Yellow Rocket.

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

AMERICAN CRESS: See ROCKET. AMERICAN DITTANY: SeeDITTANY, COMMON. AMERICAN ELDER:See ELDER. AMERICAN FOXGLOVE: SeeFOXGLOVE and FEVERWEED. AMERICAN GINSENG: See GINSENG.

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1824)

Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-gardening, Including All the Latest Improvements, a General History of Gardening in All Countries, and a Statistical View of Its Present State, with Suggestions for Its Future Progress in the British Isles by John Claudius Loudon

GARDEN-CRESS, AMERICAN CRESS. 661 and flowers in March. Gerrard tells us, that foreigners using it while in England, led to its being cultivated in our gardens. 4033. Use. It is used in salads through winter and early spring; both ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening, Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture and Landscape-gardening, Including... a General History of Gardening in All Countries (1822)

by John Claudius Loudon

American Cress. — Erysimum pracox, Smith. (Eng. Bol. t. 1129.); Tetra. Siliq.

Google previewThe American Family Encyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, Or Book of 7223 Receipts and Facts (1856)

A Whole Library of Subjects Useful to Every Individual ... by Thomas Webster, Mrs. William Parkes

American cress (Barbarca præcoz ).

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

The American Cress, (Erysimum fracor, Smith; Tetradynamia Siliquosa ; Crucifera , Juss.), although its name might lead us to expect a transatlantic origin, is a native plant of this country. It was formerly considered as a variety of the common ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

American Cress, Bank Cress, Belleisle Cress, Land Cress, Normandy Cress, Winter Cress, Yellow Cress, Yellow Bocket pnecox variegata. Variegated Winter Cress vulgaris. Common Winter Cress, St. Barbara's Herb, Winter or Yellow Rocket ...

Google previewAmerican Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1896)

American Cress: Barbarea CreSSet (2) Australian Cress: A variety of the Common Garden Cress. It is called also the Golden Cress (q.v.). (3) Bank Cress: [ So called from its growing on hedge banks.] Sisymbrium officinale. # Bastard Cress: ...

Google previewAn Account of British Horticulture. Drawn up for the Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1817)

by Patrick NEILL

American Cress. 382. The American Cres, (Erysimum prwcoar, Smith; Tetradynamia Siliquosa ; Cruci/erer, Juss.), although its name might lead us to expect a transatlantic origin, is a native plant of this country. It was formerly considered as a ...

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