garden rocket


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Noun1.garden rocket - erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tendergarden rocket - erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender
Eruca, genus Eruca - annual to perennial herbs of the Mediterranean region
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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The researchers also made attempts to grow the same 10 crops-tomato, rye, radish, pea, leek, spinach, garden rocket, cress, quinoa, and chives - in soil that mimicked that of the Moon.
Tomatoes, peas, rye, garden rocket, radish and garden cress were harvested.
0) was tested as a slow release fertilizer on the growth of four medicinal plants including garden rocket ( Eruca sativa), dill (Anethum graveolens), fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) and parsley (Petroselinum crispum) in a series of lab-scale greenhouse experiment.