Arugula

Arugula OG

(47 days) Open-pollinated. Also known as Roquette or Rocket. Musky green and its piquant blossoms will spice up your salad. Cold-hardy through at least part of the Maine winter.


3023 Arugula OG
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A: 1/16oz for $1.30  
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B: 1/8oz for $2.00  
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C: 1/2oz for $2.80  
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D: 1oz for $4.00  
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E: 4oz for $8.00  
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K: 1lb for $24.00  
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Arugula

Eruca sativa

116 oz packet sows 60 ft; 1 oz, 960 ft. ~15,000 seeds/oz. Also known as Roquette or Rocket. Musky green and its piquant blossoms will spice up your salad.

Culture: Prefers cool temperatures; direct seed as early as possible in spring. Bolts in heat; avoid the heat and grow as a fall crop, or make succession plantings every 1-2 weeks. Use row covers to discourage flea beetles. Let part of a spring crop go to seed and get a self-sown September and October patch that is delicious and has no flea beetle damage! A prime ingredient in tangy mesclun mixes. Frequent watering will reduce its pungency. Suitable for microgreens.

Greens

Days to maturity are from direct seeding.

Culture: When to harvest greens? Research from trials conducted in England and Kenya showed looseleaf lettuce, red chard and arugula harvested in the evening had a longer shelf life than when picked in the morning.