Tozer Seeds began breeding wild rocket over 20 years ago. Our varieties are now grown extensively around the world. We are developing a selection of new varieties, providing growers with a more vigorous and slow bolting plant. They also have increased mildew resistance and improved shelf life.
Salad Rocket Astra is a fantastic, vigorous variety which has a refined, heavily serrated leaf shape. It has extreme bolting tolerance and a great spicy flavour. It is also fast to establish even on cold soils.
Wild Rocket Athena is part of our new breeding program which is developing lines with resistance to downy mildew. This variety has intermediate resistance. We carry out trials throughout Europe, Oceania and USA to monitor crops. These show a significantly reduced levels of mildew in the field compared to standard wild rocket varieties. Therefore this variety is an ideal choice…
Saturn is a new wild rocket variety with intermediate resistance to mildew. It is slow bolting with a decent growing speed. This variety has a similar leaf shape to Voyager but with a stronger colour. . . . . .