French sorrel

Definitions of French sorrel
  1. noun
    low perennial with small silvery-green ovate to hastate leaves
    synonyms: Rumex scutatus, garden sorrel
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    type of:
    dock, sorrel, sour grass
    any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine
  2. noun
    greens having small tart oval to pointed leaves; preferred to common sorrel for salads
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    type of:
    green, greens, leafy vegetable
    any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
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