Add to it two ounces of Spirit of scurvy-grass, and keep it in a bottle, well corked.
Byron obtained several boatloads of cocoanuts and a large quantity of scurvy-grass.
They found a small island covered with scurvy-grass (Cochlearia officinalis) the traditional remedy for this painful affliction.
The scurvy-grass and wild celery, moreover, enable “the doctor” to turn out more than one variety of soup.
You quite forget the cochlearia, or scurvy-grass, so useful to sailors as a remedy for scurvy?
Although there was no fresh beef, there was plenty of scurvy-grass and penguins.