another name for garlic mustard
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- jack the ripper,
- jack towel,
- jack truss,
- jack up,
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The jack-by-the-hedge is usually confined to the vicinity of the fences, and may be removed by the hand or spud.Science and Practice in Farm Cultivation|James Buckman
We sometimes call you after the name of another plant, "Jack-by-the-hedge."Country Walks of a Naturalist with His Children|W. Houghton