Taxon  Report   3454 
Eruca vesicaria  (L.) Cav.  ssp. sativa  (Mill.) Thell.
Garden rocket,  Rocketsalad
Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa
© 2010 James M. Andre
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Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa
© 2010 James M. Andre
Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa, a dicot, is an annual or biennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa
© 2014 John Doyen
Genus: Eruca
Parent Record Eruca vesicaria
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brassica eruca
PLANTS: Eruca eruca
PLANTS: Raphanus eruca
ICPN + PLANTS: Eruca sativa
More information about  Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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