Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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Edible Flower

Edible Flower

Variety's Flowers may be consumed.

Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies

Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies

For seeds, OG means "organically grown" and signifies seeds harvested from plants grown organically, without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides and according to National Organic Program standards.
For supplies, OG signifies products that are approved for use in growing certified organic crops; supplies are listed by OMRI (Organic Materials Review Institute) when noted in the product description.

Salad Mix Component

Salad Mix Component

A mixture of lettuce and greens with different colors, flavors and textures, harvested at a tender, baby, bite-size stage. For fresh salads.

Arugula (OG)
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Arugula (OG)

2891

Product ID: 2891

The standard arugula.

Long, dark, lobed leaves are suitable for salad mix or bunching. White flowers with dark pink veins make attractive spicy additions to salad mixes. Select organic or nonorganic seeds. Organically grown. Avg. 18,100 seeds/oz. Packet: 500 seeds.

Product Price Qty
2891Packet  $4.10 
28911 Ounce  $5.90 
28911/4 Pound  $11.50 
28911 Pound  $34.35 
28915 Pounds  $154.60 
289125 Pounds  $712.75 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   21 baby, 40 full size

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Product Symbols:

Edible Flower   Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies   Salad Mix Component  

Shipping Information & Notes

Harvest the edible flowers as they appear. Sprinkle them over salads or add to vegetable stir frys.
Arugula will reseed vigorously.

Salad Mix | Production

Growing Information

Greens, Arugula



CULTURE: Arugula prefers a fertile, well-drained soil, with a pH range of 6.0-6.8 in full sun to part shade. Arugula does prefer cool conditions and is hardy enough to over-winter in many locations from late summer and early fall sowings. It is also well-adapted for growing in cool greenhouses and high tunnels for winter production. Direct seed 1/8" deep from early spring onward @ 30-50 seeds/ft. Germination should take 5-7 days. Keep soil moist to slow bolting. For a continual supply, plant every 2-3 weeks until 1 month prior to first avg. frost date.
HARVEST: For bunching, cut just above soil level. For baby leaf, clip leaves for cut-and-come-again. After plants flower, the leaves can still be used but taste is sharper. Flowers are also edible.
PEST CONTROL:
Flea beetles can be controlled by covering the crop with floating row covers (see Index) from the day of sowing. Prevent diseases with crop rotation and sanitation.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE:
For Salad types: 500'/oz., 8,000'/lb., 3.6 lb./acre in rows 18" apart. For Wild types: 2,100'/oz., 34,240'/lb., 0.84 lb./acre in rows 18" apart.
SEED SPECS:
SEEDS/OZ.:
Salad: Avg. 15,500 seeds/oz., sows avg. 500'@ 30 seeds/ft.
Wild: Avg. 107,000 seeds/oz, sows avg. 2100'@ 50 seeds/ft.

PACKET:
500 seeds. Wild type sows 10'. Salad type sows 16'.


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