Turkish Rocket

Bunias orientalis

Turkish rocket is a perennial broccoli-like plant with a stronger, cabbage-like flavour. Very easy to grow, and reseeds readily. It has tasty edible leaves and edible flowering stems when cooked. Attracts beneficial insects, and can be used as an animal fodder.

Water: Dry to Moderate, Drought Tolerant

Hardiness: Frost Hardy

Habit: 1 to 3' tall and wide biennial, reseeds easily

Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil: Any soil

Origin: Russia, Caucasus

Additional Characteristics: Edible Flower

Turkish Rocket