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Origin of cock's-foot
Example sentences from the Web for cock's-foot
It feeds on cocksfoot and various other grasses occurring in woodlands.
Cocksfoot is a tall and quick growing plant, and both the stem and flower feel rough and hard.Wildflowers of the Farm|Arthur Owens Cooke
It feeds on cocksfoot and other grasses from June to August.
Cocksfoot (orchard grass) was cultivated with great success and numbers of sheep were fattened on it.Makers of Modern Agriculture|William Macdonald
Here is the rough "cocksfoot grass," with its head or "panicle" as it is called, upright and tufted.Country Walks of a Naturalist with His Children|W. Houghton