rgw at office-futures.com
Sat Mar 7 04:24:46 EST 1998
In article <mikalineEpFuyy.A02 at netcom.com>, M.lee wrote:
> It's been Eruca sativa since THE HERBAL ... originally Brassica Eruca L.
Now known (to British botanists, at least) as Eruca vesicaria, or garden
rocket. Other names (ancient and modern) are aeruca rocket, eruka psevnaya
(in Russian), oruga (in Spanish), rocket gentle, rockette (in French), roketa
(in Greek), Roman rocket, rucola gentile (in Italian), ruke (in German), salad
rocket, sciatica cress and shinlock.
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