Oct 20, 2018  Week: 42

Arugula SimplySalad®

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Scientific Name : Eruca sativa

Common Name : Arugula

Plant Habit : Upright

Spacing : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Height : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Width : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Exposure : Partial Sun, Sun

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Seed supplied as: Precision Multi-Pellets.

Supplied as multi-species multi-pellets, with 3 or more seedlings per pellet. Arugula, Cress and Kale Storm Mixture are supplied as Precision™ Multi-Pellets.
  • SimplySalad introduced the first multi-species multi-seed pellets for salad, and now also offers single-species Arugula and Cress in the lineup.
  • Easy to grow with very quick crop times and only one pellet needed.
  • Can be direct-sown in 4 to 6-in./10 to 15-cm pots and colour bowls.
  • Produces more vivid colours when finished cool.
  • Gardeners will enjoy as both a colourful, mixed-texture ornamental and a delicious, nutritious edible. Performs best for consumers in full sun in cool weather, or partial shade as temperatures warm up.
  • Best in containers.

    Plug crop time: 2 to 3 weeks
    Transplant to finish: 2 to 4 weeks

    Days from sowing to harvest: 30 to 45 
    Harvestable size: 3 to 4 in./8 to 10 cm (baby leaf); 4 to 10 in./10 to 25 cm (mature leaf)
    Best for: Home Garden Container, Home Garden In-ground, Fresh Market Field, Fresh Market Hydroponic

    Quick to establish, upright variety with a mix of lobes and smooth shapes – perfect for bunching. Harvest as young leaves with a mild, nutty flavour; leaves become spicy as they mature or are exposed to high temperatures. Precision™ Multi-Pellets assure high germination uniformity, making this a great variety for hydroponic systems. Height/spread: 12 to 18 in./30 to 46 cm.