Definition of hedge garlic in English:

hedge garlic


  • another term for Jack-by-the-hedge
    • ‘Hedge garlic is one of the earliest fresh spring greens of the hedgerow, its bright green garlicky leaves appearing from February and at their best as the plant flowers in April and May.’
    • ‘Hedge garlic is rare to find in a market, but grows abundantly in the wild.’
    • ‘I had it with a bowl full of baby spinach and some wild hedge garlic.’