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Arugula Eruca sativa

How to sow arugula: Direct seed or transplant in wide rows or raised beds

Sun requirement for arugula: Plant in Full Sun

Arugula has been planted 50 times by Growstuff members.

Mildly bitter, sometimes peppery, salad green. Fast-growing with deeply lobed leaves. Prefers cooler weather, bolts in the heat.

photo of crop

Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

14 weeks

First harvest expected

6 weeks after planting

Last harvest expected

11 weeks after planting

Height

30cm

Spread

20cm

Row Spacing

25cm

Companions

rosemary

Photos

Arugula crops

Arugula plantings

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20171004_080341
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photo 1
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IMG_20190511_165354
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Arugula harvests

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20171004_080339
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Crop Map

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