Definition of Oxalis corniculata
1. Noun. Creeping much-branched mat-forming weed; cosmopolitan.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Oxalis Corniculata
Literary usage of Oxalis corniculata
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Handy Book of the Flower-garden, Being Practical Directions for the by David Thomson (1876)
"oxalis corniculata RUBRA. colour, habit, and duration, when properly managed; and, moreover, it is hardy as a willow. Its colour is beautiful and chaste in ..."
2. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"oxalis corniculata L. Sp. Pl. 435. 1753. Annual or perennial from creeping rootstocks, pubescent with appressed hairs or nearly glabrous, freely branching ..."
3. The Materia medica of the Hindus: Compiled from Sanskrit Medical Works by Udoy Chand Dutt (1877)
"THE leaves of oxalis corniculata are used as a pot-herb ... four seers, the fresh juice of oxalis corniculata, four seers, curdled milk called dadhi, ..."
4. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"oxalis corniculata L. Sp. PI. 435 (1753). 2423. Oxalis recurva Ell. Bot. ... oxalis corniculata var. stricta Savigny ; Lam. Encycl. 4 : 683 (1797). ..."
5. Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Commercial, Industrial by Edward Balfour (1873)
"Greens of oxalis corniculata. PULICARIA, a genus of plants belonging to the ... oxalis corniculata, L.—R. ii, 457, IK. Ic. The same term is also applied by ..."