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.
|Scientific name:||Eruca sativa|
|Botanic family:||The Mustard Family - Brassicaceae|
|Days to maturity:||40|
|Sowing depth:||0,5 cm|
|Germination time:||3–5 days|
|Plant spacing:||5–15 cm|
|Row spacing:||15–20 cm|
|Plant location:||Sun–Half shade|
SowingRucola 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.
SpacingDoes not need thinning if sown thinly. Give it 15 cm distance for vigorous plants.
HarvestPick young leaves or whole plants early. Cut off plants yield another crop.
Seed1 g contains 500 seeds. One portion sows 5-10 m directly.
A portion contains about 1000 seeds.