The classic Arugula, Astro has long green leaves and characteristic mildly spicy flavor. Tolerates cold and hot temperatures well. 30-40 days from transplant. OP. Photo courtesy of Johnny’s Seed.
Care: Plant 10-12″ apart in rows 18-36″ apart in full sun, cool moist soil.
Cold-tolerant plants that stand in the field for harvest as needed in late fall and early winter. May overwinter in mild seasons, or die back and sprout from the root in spring for an extra-early crop. See our Fall & Winter Vegetable Guide for specific planting/harvest times & freeze-out temperatures.