Definition of St Patrick's cabbage in English:
A European saxifrage with a rosette of long-stalked leaves and branching clusters of small white flowers.
- Saxifraga spathularis, family Saxifragaceae
- The damp rocks are colonised by St Patrick's Cabbage, a saxifrage almost identical to London Pride, and a variety of mosses, ferns, and liverworts.
- Prominent among these plants was that saxifrage, lovingly known in the Irish countryside as St Patrick's Cabbage.