Edible Weeds : Argula

Rocket or arugula scientifically called as Eruca sativa is an edible annual plant in the family Brassicaceae used as a leaf vegetable for its fresh, tart, bitter, and peppery flavor.

You can find Argula plants everywhere in Gozo during months of January and February. So next time you see it you know it gives vitamin K&C, calcium along with beautiful flowers.

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