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Origin of rampion
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Rampion, ram′pi-on, n. a perennial plant with esculent root.
My wife saw your rampion from the window, and felt such a longing for it that she would have died if she had not got some to eat.'Grimms' Fairy Tales|The Brothers Grimm
Rampion, phyteuma spicata, was formerly used in like manner.The Mosaic History of the Creation of the World|Thomas Wood
And in the kitchen-garden at Castlewood no rampion would she allow while she lived.Erema|R. D. Blackmore
It possesses a nutty flavor; but is inferior to the true Rampion, having a slight pungency.The Field and Garden Vegetables of America|Fearing Burr