"It was about the size of herb Paris, my son," replied the Hermit.
Trewe love, s. true-love, probably a leaf of herb Paris (see note), A 3692.
"It was about the size of herb Paris, my son," replied the hermit.
herb Paris is simply the plant with a pair of leaves; it should, however, have been described as having four leaves.
I was not surprised to find that "the herb Paris" is poisonous, and was anciently used in medicine.