Rucola, organic seeds

Eco Heirloom variety

Information

Is a salad plant, which grows quickly and is easy to grow with softly cut leaves. Its flowers are white. R. should be sown successively. A portion contains about 1000 seeds. 


 

Product number:4800
Scientific name:Eruca sativa
Botanic family:The Mustard Family - Brassicaceae
Organic:Yes
Days to maturity:40
Lifespan:Annual
F1 Hybrid:No
New variety:No
Sowing time:April–August
Sowing depth:0,5 cm
Germination time:3–5 days
Plant spacing:5–15 cm
Row spacing:15–20 cm
Height:15–20 cm
Plant location:Sun–Half shade
Harvest/blooming:June–November
Seeds/g:500 seeds
Heirloom variety:Yes

Cultivation advice

Sowing

Rucola grows quickly and should be sown successively from early spring. Sow 0.5 cm deep and watering the row is a good idea. It can also be sown indoors the year around.

Spacing

Does not need thinning if sown thinly. Give it 15 cm distance for vigorous plants.

Harvest

Pick young leaves or whole plants early. Cut off plants yield another crop.

Seed

1 g contains 500 seeds. One portion sows 5-10 m directly.
A portion contains about 1000 seeds.