the Eruca sativa should be grown in a bright place, with direct sunlight. When the crop doesn’t have cultivations, we can cover part of it, with polyethylene green houses, even if small, to cultivate firstlings.These plants don't agree with cold temperatures during this time of year. They can be grown outside.
Generalities Eruca sativa
These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Eruca sativa is medium in size and 50 cm in height; in the autumn it assumes a yellowgreen colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year. The Eruca sativa have a one or two year development cycle.
Fertilization Eruca sativa
Let’s enrich the soil of the crop, with organic fertilizer or humus, already by the end of the winter, working the soil deeply with a shovel. After planting the young little plants, in the spring, let’s add granular slow release fertilizer.
Watering Eruca sativa
Water rarely, about once every 1-2 weeks with 1-2 glasses of water , keeping the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when wetting we suggest avoiding surpluses, however to wet the soil deep down. We suggest watering the crop letting the water flow freely on the ground, avoiding wetting the foliage; this tip is useful to avoid some common fungal diseases from developing.
Treatments Eruca sativa
Soil Eruca sativa
These plants need a substratum which has an excellent drainage.
Notes - Eruca sativa
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.