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Arugula seed, slow bolting variety, cool-season greens
Arugula seed, slow bolting variety, cool season greens
Arugula seed, slow bolt variety, seed saving, cool season green

Arugula - Slow Bolt

Eruca sativa

Same wonderful peppery taste as regular arugula. Slow to bolt variety adds an extra week or two of harvest in the springtime.

Regular price $2.50 Sale

Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
5,000 3 gr 25-35 lbs 20-35
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
All 50-85°F Full/Part Very Tolerant
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed 1/4" 1" 830
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
4-8" 3-12 Annual 2-4 years
Very easy-to-grow by direct seed in full sun. Planted from early spring to early summer and again from late summer through fall. Arugula is very fast-growing, quick to bolt in warm weather, and if allowed to flower, will readily self-seed. Succession plantings every 2-3 weeks are recommended for a continual harvest. Harvest above growth point for cut-and-come-again production. Plant Seeds: 1/8" deep with 1-2" between seeds. Soil Temp: 50-85 F. Days to Sprout: 3-10. Thin To/Mature Plant Spacing: don't thin for baby greens, 4-6" mature greens. Companions: kale, lettuce, cress, carrots. Seeds/oz: 13,000. Seed Wt./100' Row: 3g. Yield/100' row: 25-35lbs. Days to Harvest: baby leaves in 24, mature greens in 35. Seed Viability: 3-4 yrs.