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Planting Instruction
  • How to Sow: Choose a well-drained site in full sun. Sow these seeds in trays for subsequent transplanting or after frosts, sow directly in a well prepared seedbed. Sow seeds 2 cm apart and to a depth of 1 cm. Seedling Care: Keep trays or seedbed evenly moist during the germination period of 5-8 days. Apply vegetable fertiliser two weeks after germination for healthier plants and maximum crop. Protect your seedlings from slugs, snails and insect pests; go to mcgregors.co.nz for appropriate plant health and pest control products. Hints and Tips: Best grown in cooler weather. Old leaves will have a stronger flavour. Younger leaves are better suited to salads and mesclun mixes, where they add a spicy edge. Our seeds are not treated with Neonicotinoids
Specs & Warranty
Dimensions 3x100x134 mm
Weight 0.006 kg
Seed Count Approx 500
Botanical Name Eruca Sativa
Seed Type Herb
Sowing Position Full Sun
Where to Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Summer
Where to Sow (Sub Tropical Zone 2) Summer
Where to Sow (Temperate Zone 3) Summer
Where to Sow (Cool Zone 4) Summer
Grow In Gardens or Pots
Annual or Perennial Annual
Seed Depth 1cm
Seed Spacing 2cm
Plant Spacing 5cm
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time 3-5 weeks

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