Date: Sat, 7 Oct 1995 09:39:43 -0600 From: Katherine Catmull Subject: Re: Polk salad and rampy stuff At 10:26 AM 10/7/95 -0400, Bethany Dumas, UTK wrote: >Someone asked, "what is poke salad?" > >Polk is a wild green (kin, I guess, to mustard and collards and stuff) That >is a COOKED "salit." I'm with you except on the spelling--I'd write "poke," as in the great song "Poke Salad Annie." I've always thought it was short for pokeweed, but I could easily be wrong. Kate Catmull kate[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]