early winter cress

early winter cress
noun
of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida
Hypernyms: ↑winter cress, ↑St. Barbara's herb, ↑scurvy grass
Part Holonyms: ↑Barbarea, ↑genus Barbarea

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noun also early cress
: a biennial European weedy cress (Barbarea verna) that is naturalized widely in No. America, has pinnatifid leaves and deep yellow flowers, and is sometimes used for a salad plant or potherb

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  • early winter cress — ankstyvoji barborytė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos daržovinis augalas (Barbarea verna), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje ir pietų Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Barbarea verna angl. early winter cress; land cress vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • winter cress — any cress belonging to the genus Barbarea, of the mustard family, having lyrate leaves and yellow flowers. [1540 50] * * * ▪ plant       any of about 20 species of the genus Barbarea, weedy herbs of the mustard family (Brassicaceae), native to… …   Universalium

  • winter cress — noun 1. any plant of the genus Barbarea: yellow flowered Eurasian cresses; widely cultivated for winter salad • Syn: ↑St. Barbara s herb, ↑scurvy grass • Hypernyms: ↑cress, ↑cress plant • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • early cress — noun see early winter cress …   Useful english dictionary

  • land cress — noun of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida • Syn: ↑Belle Isle cress, ↑early winter cress, ↑American cress, ↑American watercress, ↑Barbarea verna, ↑Barbarea praecox • Hypernyms: ↑w …   Useful english dictionary

  • Belle Isle cress — noun of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida • Syn: ↑early winter cress, ↑land cress, ↑American cress, ↑American watercress, ↑Barbarea verna, ↑Barbarea praecox • Hypernyms: ↑winter cress …   Useful english dictionary

  • American cress — noun of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida • Syn: ↑Belle Isle cress, ↑early winter cress, ↑land cress, ↑American watercress, ↑Barbarea verna, ↑Barbarea praecox • Hypernyms: ↑winter c …   Useful english dictionary

  • land cress — ankstyvoji barborytė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos daržovinis augalas (Barbarea verna), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje ir pietų Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Barbarea verna angl. early winter cress; land cress vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Barbarea — noun biennial or perennial herbs of north temperate regions: winter cress • Syn: ↑genus Barbarea • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • scurvy grass — noun 1. a widely distributed Arctic cress reputed to have value in treatment or prevention of scurvy; a concentrated source of vitamin C • Syn: ↑common scurvy grass, ↑Cochlearia officinalis • Hypernyms: ↑cress, ↑cress plant • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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