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kr43
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ROCKET, PERENNIAL

kr43 (Diplotaxis tenuifolia)

Perennial, Mediterranean culinary herb with serrated leaves. Can be cultivated practically all year round. Very fine seeds, hence propagation in seed trays and later transplanting is recommended.

Recommended crop rotation: 4 years
Lifespan: perennial
Temperature requirements: frost-tolerant
Nutrient requirements: low
Positive for pollinators: yes

Sowing calendar

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Explanations

Bee-friendly: This plant has a good nectar or pollen supply, which is especially good for honey and wild bees, as well as other pollinating insects. There are 500 different kinds of wild bees alone. Some crops are best approached by specialists, others by generalists.

Pelleted seeds (pills). The seeds are coated with mineral fillers. The aim is to standardise size and shape to facilitate (technical) sowing. The biocompatible pills are sold per piece.