Interesting facts about arugula

Arugula (Eruca sativa) or rocket is an annual herb of the mustard family (Brassicaceae). Some additional names are “rocket salad”, “rucola”, “rucoli”, “rugula”, “colewort”, and “roquette.” It is grown for its pungent edible leaves. Arugula was mentioned in the Old Testament Book of Kings (II Kings 4:39); although it was mentioned under different name. It … Read more