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Lettuce Arugula


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Spicy Leaf, Great on Pizza/Salad

Eruca sativa

Aka Rocket or Roquette. Annual, salad green has oak-like leaves with a peppery mustard flavor. Grows 12-36” tall. Leaves can be harvested at 3”.

Uses: Use baby leaves in salads for fresh flavor, use mature leaves in cooking like spinach.

Care: Full sun. Plant in well-drained soil. Regular water use. Plant 18” apart.


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