Arugula in the homemade greenhouse getting ready to flower
Realization Of The Day:
No matter what your excuse—and since I live on a farm I always have a really good one—arugula waits for no one. You get harvestable greens in less than a month, but once they mature, these babies love to bolt.
That didn't stop me from making another batch of arugula pesto today and finalizing the recipe.
It was a surprising 36°F this morning!
Got (or want) arugula? There are some growing tips in the comments below, and you might find this post helpful, too: Lettuce and Arugula in the Garden, with Step-by-Step Photos Showing How To Grow Arugula from Seed in Less than a Month.