Wild Rocket

Diplotaxis tenuifolia


Standard seed packet, 500 seeds

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Wild Rocket

Diplotaxis tenuifolia


  • Perennial 40cm
  • Stronger flavour than regular rocket
  • Good for salads and stir fries


Perennial growing to 40cm. Plants have an upright habit and are grown for their deeply serrated leaves which have a strong peppery flavour similar to rocket but far more pungent. Is most commonly used as a salad green but can also be used cooked; makes an excellent addition to stir fries. Very popular in Italian cuisine. Can be grown in containers. Can be grown for baby leaf. Also known as Perennial Rocket, Wall Rocket, White Rocket and Sylvetta.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 3mm
When: Spring and autumn
Row Spacing: 40cm
Position: Part or full sun, well drained moist soil
Plant Spacing: 40cm
Hardiness: Hardy
Plant Height: 40cm
Days to Maturity/flowering: 50 days
Care: Pick leaves as required.

(Product number: F2-08)
Seeds per gram: 3280 seeds


SKU F2-08
Botanical name: Diplotaxis tenuifolia
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 500 seeds
Seeds per gram: 3280
Photo credits:

Photo by T.Voekler/ CC BY-SA 3.0

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