Origin of wood sorrel
Examples from the Web for wood sorrel
Refrigerants are medicines which suppress an unusual heat of the body, such as wood-sorrel, tamarinds.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale
Perhaps it is the Ulstermen who have set up the foreign "Dutch" clover to replace the true shamrock, the wood-sorrel.
It is much rarer to find the wood-sorrel trefoil with a fourth leaflet than it is to find the clover trefoil so provided.
It abounds in wood-sorrel, in which it exists in combination with a little potassa.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
The air is still, and summer is on my cheek; arum, wood-sorrel, and celandine mingle at my feet.The Confessions of a Poacher|Anonymous