dandelion green

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dandelion green edible leaves of the common dandelion collected from the wild; used in salads and in making wine
    • n dandelion green the foliage of the dandelion plant
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Usage

In literature:

I'll do some of your indoor tasks for you, and you shall put on your sunbonnet and go out and dig the dandelion greens for dinner.
"The Story Of Waitstill Baxter" by By Kate Douglas Wiggin
Over the trimmed lawns about homesteads yellow dandelions shone like stars in a green sky.
"Aladdin O'Brien" by Gouverneur Morris
Dandelion, both wild and cultivated, is a plant whose leaves are much used for a vegetable green before the blossoms develop.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 2" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
I told her to pick a mess of dandelion greens and bring over.
"The Covered Wagon" by Emerson Hough
About a peck of greens are enough for a mess for a family of six, such as dandelions, cowslips, burdock, chicory and other greens.
"The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)" by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
The grass was quite green, and here and there were dandelions.
"'Doc.' Gordon" by Mary E. Wilkins-Freeman
Here she found a little, soft, green spot, covered over with dandelion; and immediately she began to dig it up.
"The Black Prophet: A Tale Of Irish Famine Traits And Stories Of The Irish Peasantry, The Works of William Carleton, Volume Three" by William Carleton
And already there are big golden dandelions in Widow Green's orchard.
"Green Valley" by Katharine Reynolds
My mother was very fond of dandelion greens, and missed them very much, as she could find none growing about our place.
"Old Rail Fence Corners" by Various
I would sate my soul with spinach And dandelion greens.
"The Book of Humorous Verse" by Various
The dandelions were very thick there; so that the yard looked yellow, instead of green.
"The Nursery, August 1873, Vol. XIV. No. 2" by Various
Her mouth was green with dock and dandelion; And now they wake her.
"Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race" by Maud Isabel Ebbutt
And Amy gathered the dandelion greens to go with them.
"Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
I myself don't deem it necessary to cook potatoes when I'm goin' to have dandelion greens.
"The Life of Nancy" by Sarah Orne Jewett
But no more green grass and dandelions now.
"A Wonder Book for Girls & Boys" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Instead of which, we have their green and velvet loveliness starred all over with violet and daisy and dandelion.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 95, September 1865" by Various
But no more green grass and dandelions now.
"A Wonder Book and Tanglewood Tales" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Instead of a green calyx as in the Morning-Glory, the Dandelion has a number of delicate white bristles.
"Through a Microscope" by Samuel Wells
Let him paste a row of circles for dandelion heads and then chalk in the green stems.
"Home Occupations for Boys and Girls" by Bertha Johnston
The leaves of the Dandelion are a smooth glossy green.
"Flowers Shown to the Children" by C. E. Smith
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In news:

Pan-seared scallops and prawns, trumpet royale mushrooms, dandelion greens, butter poached ramps, foie gras-craft brandy cream sauce The Green Room of the Hotel du Pont, Wilmington.
2 big bunches arugula, watercress or sweet dandelion greens or a mixture thereof.
Flavorful greens such as French sorrel, garlic chives , and dandelion greens can spice up your salads and dishes.
Flavorful greens such as French sorrel, garlic chives, and dandelion greens can spice up your salads and dishes.
Is there anything more frustrating than seeing your perfect green lawn suddenly sprouting with yellow dandelions .
Crisp-skinned salmon with lentils, bacon and dandelion greens.
0 Crisp-skinned salmon on a bed of bacon-flavored lentils and dandelion greens.
Rice with chicken and dandelion greens.
Dandelion Greens with Toasted Garlic & Almonds.
Flavorful greens such as French sorrel , garlic chives, and dandelion greens can spice up your salads and dishes.
Stuffed French toast with bacon, dandelion greens and Gruyère .
In this undated image, a cumin-dandelion green cornbread is shown in Concord, N.H. Let's get the hard part out of the way.
Dandelion greens freshen the flavor of cornbread .
Dandelion greens freshen the flavor of cornbread.
So-called bitter greens (of which dandelion leaves are just one of many at grocers today) work so well with so many of the flavors you already love.
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