arugula, rocket

crucifer, cabbage family Diplotaxis tenuifolia

Arugula (perennial) wild rocket salad rocket, rucola, colewort, roquette, arugula

The dark-green, fine-toothed leaves of this perennial rocket have a wild taste of proverbial bitter herbs. It gives a year-round asset to the cook of imaginative and modern cuisine. What is more, it is very easy to cultivate.

Sow from April to August directly into the garden bed, the greenhouse, or large pots on the balcony. Harvest the young leaves continuously as needed. It prefers partial shade.

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Sowing quantity 10 - 20 g/Are

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Price / item
Amount
52210
Portion (for 3 m²)
3.95 CHF
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52213
5 g (2500 seeds/g)
11.35 CHF
0.00 CHF

Rocket (annual) salad rocket, rucola, colewort, roquette, arugula

This arugula is a strong growing plant that is very productive. Arugula is used in mixed salads to bring some tangy taste to the bowl. It pairs particularly well with Italian dressings.

Sow from April to early September in rows 15–20 cm apart. Harvest after four weeks of growth. Several cuts are possible throughout the season.

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Sowing quantity 150 g/Are

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Price / item
Amount
52200
Portion (for 2 m²)
3.95 CHF
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52205
25 g (600 seeds/g)
11.35 CHF
0.00 CHF