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Watercress is an aquatic plant species with the botanical name Nasturtium officinale. ... The hollow stems of watercress will float; the leaf structure is pinnately ...

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An attractive, succulent plant, watercress bears small, round, slightly scalloped leaves, which, in summer, produce tiny white flowers that become small pods with ...

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Oct 20, 2016 ... As more varieties of salad leaves were cultivated over the next 100 years, watercress became known as a poor man's food and was eventually ...

www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/vegetable/watercress.html

The health benefits of watercress include providing nutrition, boosting immunity, cancer prevention, and thyroid support. These health benefits begin with a ...

www.epicurious.com/ingredients/watercress-recipes-tips-soup-sandwich-article

May 11, 2015 ... Watercress—the green of dainty tea sandwiches—has a reputation for being proper and stodgy. But in reality, it's spring's liveliest green, here ...

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Watercress is a free floating hollow stemmed plant. It's small, oval, and dark green; succulent leaves carry high moisture content. The greens feature sharp, ...

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A small dark green plant with round shaped leaves that imparts a peppery flavor to salads, sandwiches or garnishes. The watercress plant grows naturally along ...

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May 4, 2016 ... As a leafy green vegetable and cruciferous veggie, watercress is on the .... The leaves and shoots are cultivated for their culinary and medicinal ...

www.chowhound.com/post/substitute-watercress-652071

Sep 13, 2009 ... Because watercress has a peppery bite to it I recommend arugula. However, if you have access to nasturtium flowers and/or leaves that might ...