Name: Arugula, Eruca sativa, also known as rocket.
Origins: Originally, in the Mediterranean in the era of the Roman Times, Arugula was grown as an herb amongst parsley and basil. Now it is regularly used as a salad green, like in this Zucchini, Asparagus, and Arugula Green Salad. Arugula, however, it is technically a member of the cabbage family and is related to kale, cauliflower, and broccoli. Read More