(Best months for growing Rocket in USA - Zone 5a regions)
S = Plant undercover in seed trays. P = Plant in the garden.
Plant every 2 to 3 weeks for a continuous supply. Leafy green plant with lobed, dark green leaves. It has a slightly spicy, nutty flavour. The spiciness intensifies as the plant gets older.
Keep well watered in well drained ground. Will go to flower rapidly in hot dry weather.
Use in salads and stir-fry
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