Proper name: Eruca sativa.
Originally from Europe, this spicy salad plant has been grown for over a century. It has a significant amount of protein and a unique flavor. Deeply cut, 3-6 in. arrow-shaped leaves and white and tan flowers are all edible. Arugula can be planted early in season, prefers cold weather, and is extremely cold hardy. Annual. (Matures in 35-45 days.) Min. wt: 1 gm., approx. 1000 seeds per pack. Moisture: Moderate. Exposure: Full Sun/Partial Shade. Heirloom.
HERBS: Treat yourself to fresh herbs right from your garden! The difference when home grown is impressive! All are excellent for adding distinctive flavor to meat, and fish dishes, gravies, soups, salads and vegetables. They
are fun to grow and make an attractive garden addition!