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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a number of plant species of the genus Valerianella of the family Valerianaceae. The plants, which include V. olitoria, V. eriocarpa, and V. dentata, are cultivated primarily in Western Europe and the United States. The leaves are used in salads.
REFERENCEIpat’ev, A. N. Ovoshchnye rasteniia zemnogo shara. Minsk, 1966.
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