Definition of Summer savoury
1. Noun. Herb with delicately flavored leaves with many uses.
Generic synonyms: Savory, Savoury
Group relationships: Satureia Hortensis, Satureja Hortensis, Summer Savory
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Literary usage of Summer savoury
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1. An Encyclopædia of Domestic Economy by Thomas Webster, William Parkes (1855)
"summer savoury, at the same time. Thyme, lemon thyme, orange thyme, during June and July. Mint, latter end of June. Sage, August and September. ..."
2. Pharmacopoeia Universalis: Or, A New Universal English Dispensatory. Containing by Robert James (1747)
"... fatiga Plinii, CBP summer savoury. It is fown in Gardens, flowering in June. The Herb is ufed, which is one of ..."
3. The Bookman (1914)
"... or merely thyme, sage and summer savoury? How is she to make the gravy, and how long will it take the miserable thing to roast, anyhow? ..."
4. Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of by Chetham Society (1857)
"... orache (or arache), red and white, patience, parsley, penny-royal, primrose, poset, rosemary, sage, saffron (English), summer savoury, sorrel, spinage, ..."