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Arugula Seeds - Rocket

Arugula Seeds - Rocket

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $6.29
1/4 Pound $13.69 46% Savings
1 Pound $36.79 64% Savings
5 Pounds $136.49 ($1.70/ounce) 73% Savings
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  • Most popular variety gives a peppery kick to your sandwich or salad
  • Mildly spiced salad green
  • Grows well in both the Spring, or Fall Season
  • Adaptable to full sun or partial shade
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Cool Season
Fruit Size 6 to 12 inch leaves
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Plant Height 6 to 12 inches

Flavor Profile Mildly Spicy; Nutty; Peppery
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing
Use Container Garden, Culinary, Shaded Garden
Growing Conditions Cold Tolerant, Drought Tolerant, Indoor, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Microgreens

About Arugula Seeds - Rocket

Eruca sativa

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Rocket Arugula is by far the most popular Arugula variety and typically the one found in your local supermarket or favorite restaurant. "Rocket" is a very attractive lush green arugula with serrated leaves. A fabulously peppery addition to salads and sandwiches. Plant Rocket Arugula seeds in either spring or autumn.

Planting Information

Planting Arugula Seeds - Rocket

Planting Season Cool Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 3 to 4 inches
Plant Height 6 to 12 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 28-40 Days, Microgreen 10-14 Days
View our Arugula Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 720
1 Ounce 17,000
1/4 Pound 68,000
1 Pound 272,000
5 Pounds 1,360,000

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