Common rue Seeds

Common Rue is a perennial ornamental shrub, common in the Mediterranean region, and in use since ancient times. It is a 70 cm shrub that contains essential oil which only the swallowtail butterfly larvae can eat from the leaves without being poisoned. Rue is also used as a medicinal plant and insect repellent.

Recommended instructions:


  • Select a full sunny sowing area
  • Plan the amount of seeds according to 1 m² depending on the size of the area / vessel
  • Number of seeds per square meter: 8
  • Sowing depth is twice the size of the seed, 1-0.5 cm deep
  • Keep soil moist until germination. (Not too wet)
  • Watering once a day to once every three days (depending on the season)
  • It is recommended to use compost and organic nutrients and microbes.

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Species Culinary Herbs
Scientific Name Ruta graveolens
Germination Period 8-14 days
Days till maturity 60
Sowing Depth 0.5 cm
Sowing Intervals 20 cm
Sowing Months January, February, March, April, September, October, November, December
Sowing Instructions It is recommended to prepare transplants. A space of about 30 cm between plants. The seeds should be sown in moist soil, in full sun.
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