Eruca sativa grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Eruca also known as Garden rocket or Arugula, Eruca sativa annual plant, edible plant rarely used as ornamental plant and as pollinator attract plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 2-10a spring planting 10a-11 in autumn planting.
Leaves edible color green in oval poon shape and leaves deeply lobed.
Eruca sativa flower
Flower color yellow in cross shape.
Pods edible when young in color green
Seeds edible and can use when the pods dry
Eruca sativa for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Eruca sativa growing and care:
Plant / Seedling / Seed What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Invasive Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring (in cold area) / Autumn to winter (in hot area) Planting season: Pieris brassicae Pests and diseases: All season Pruning season: No need How to prune: 0.3-1.2m, 12-48 inches Size of the plant? Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Winter (in hot area) to spring (in cold area) Bloom season? White with purple cross shape flower that grow on the top of the plant General information about the flower: Bees Pollination is done by: Seeds and pod information Winter to spring (in hot area) and spring to summer (in cold area) Seeds and pod season? Eat raw, salad, paste Uses of Eruca sativa pods and seeds: Edible leaves Spring (in cold climate) / Autumn (in hotter climate) Leaves harvesting season: When the plant young better to cut the leaf in the base How to harvest the leaves? Green oval poon shape and leaves deeply lobed Information about leaves: Cooked, raw (when young) Uses of Eruca sativa leaves: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Winter flowers Edible Parts Edible leaves Edible Seeds Culinary uses Cooked Eaten raw Salad Spreads & Sauces Flower colors Purple flower White flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Plant Uses Attract pollinators Edible plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 2 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9