Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of Yorkshire fog in English:
A common Eurasian pasture grass with soft downy leaves.
- Holcus lanatus, family Gramineae
- There is evidence that Yorkshire fog may have an allelopathic effect on other plants in the sward.
- It looks a bit like Yorkshire fog although it is quite early for it to be flowering.
- I also think they do not really like the Yorkshire fog very much at this time of year.
Late 19th century: fog from fog2.
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