Salad Rocket 'Serrata'

A new salad rocket which has a thicker leaf, and a milder flavour, far longer than older types which get unpalatably peppery with age. More
500 seeds 080114 £1.95 In stock
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A new salad rocket which has a thicker leaf, and so less collapsing in the bowl than traditional rocket, AND a milder flavour, far longer than older types which get unpalatably peppery with age.

Genus Eruca Sativa
Variety Serrata
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Salad Rocket
Soil Type Fertile
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow March-June and September- October. You can speed the germination process up by sowing into a length of guttering under cover and transplanting outside.
Harvesting 30 days after sowing.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Salad Rocket 'Serrata' reviews

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Reviewed 19th August 2019 by Margarita

I am about to sow them this week. Your service impeccable, as usual.

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Reviewed 14th August 2019 by Sandra

They responded well to my complaint.

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Reviewed 2nd August 2019 by Annabel

It didn't germinate, despite two sowings

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Sandra

ABUNDANCE

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Reviewed 27th October 2015 by Joyce Barwise

Serrata Salad Rocket. Chose this to complement my Descates Lettuce. What a success - it is now end of October and I still have a long container of rocket leaves. Big leaves and just the right amount of spice without overpowering the meal.