Definition of Garden rocket

1. Noun. Erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender.

Exact synonyms: Arugula, Eruca Sativa, Eruca Vesicaria Sativa, Rocket, Rocket Salad, Roquette
Group relationships: Eruca, Genus Eruca
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Garden Rocket

garden nasturtium
garden office
garden orache
garden party
garden path
garden path sentence
garden path sentences
garden paths
garden pea
garden pea plant
garden pepper cress
garden pink
garden plant
garden rake
garden rhubarb
garden rocket (current term)
garden roller
garden shears
garden snail
garden sorrel
garden spade
garden spider
garden strawberry
garden symphilid
garden tool
garden trowel
garden truck
garden variety
garden violet
garden webworm

Literary usage of Garden rocket

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Perennials by Loudon (Jane) (1843)
"Experienced gardeners consider the trenches in which celery has been grown the previous year, as the best soil for the garden Rocket ; as celery is a ..."

2. The Gardeners Dictionary: Containing the Methods of Cultivating and ...by Philip Miller by Philip Miller (1754)
"С. В. Great garden rocket, with a white ... 6. ERUCA Ja five, foliis magi s dijj'.flis. Hort.Edin. garden rocket, with deeply-cut Leaves. ..."

3. Chemical Technology and Analysis of Oils, Fats, and Waxes by Julius Lewkowitsch (1904)
"This oil is expressed from the seeds of the garden rocket, Hesperis matronalis. ... garden rocket oil is expressed in France and Switzerland, ..."

4. Chamber's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1891)
"garden rocket (Brassica Eruca, or l\i ni',i sativa) is an annual plant, a native of Austria, ... The name garden rocket is given also to Hesperia ..."

5. The Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Perennials by Loudon (Jane) (1843)
"Experienced gardeners consider the trenches in which celery has been grown the previous year, as the best soil for the garden Rocket ; as celery is a ..."

6. The Gardeners Dictionary: Containing the Methods of Cultivating and ...by Philip Miller by Philip Miller (1754)
"С. В. Great garden rocket, with a white ... 6. ERUCA Ja five, foliis magi s dijj'.flis. Hort.Edin. garden rocket, with deeply-cut Leaves. ..."

7. Chemical Technology and Analysis of Oils, Fats, and Waxes by Julius Lewkowitsch (1904)
"This oil is expressed from the seeds of the garden rocket, Hesperis matronalis. ... garden rocket oil is expressed in France and Switzerland, ..."

8. Chamber's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1891)
"garden rocket (Brassica Eruca, or l\i ni',i sativa) is an annual plant, a native of Austria, ... The name garden rocket is given also to Hesperia ..."

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