Eruca vesicaria subsp. sativa

  • Scientific name: Eruca vesicaria subsp. sativa (Mill.) Thell. Hegi, Ill. Fl. Mitteleur 4: 201. (1918).
  • Basionym: Eruca sativa Gard. Dict., ed. 4, 1. (1754).
  • Synonyms:
    • Eruca sativa Mill. Gard. Dict., ed. 8. (1768).
    • Common name: garden rocket

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: n = 11; 2n = 22
  • Canadian status: introduced, adventive
  • Lifeform: annual
  • Ecology: rare escape and seed contaminant; cultivated fields(alfalfa, lucerne); roadsides and waste places