Rape, Dwarf Essex (Organic)


Brassica napus subsp. rapifera

Minimum: 500 seeds

Elevate your garden's health and fertility with Dwarf Essex Rape, a versatile cover crop known for its remarkable ability to rejuvenate the soil and enhance your gardening success. Discover the world of this exceptional cover crop, perfect for gardeners seeking natural solutions to improve their soil quality.

Key Features:

  1. Soil Enrichment: Dwarf Essex Rape is a powerhouse when it comes to soil enrichment. Its deep-rooted growth helps break up compacted soil, improving aeration and drainage, while adding organic matter to nourish the earth.

  2. Weed Suppression: Planting Dwarf Essex Rape acts as a natural weed suppressor, preventing unwanted weeds from taking root and competing with your valuable crops. Enjoy a cleaner and more manageable garden space.

  3. Nutrient Accumulation: This cover crop efficiently absorbs and stores nutrients from the soil, preventing leaching and making them available for your subsequent plantings. It's like a natural nutrient bank for your garden.

  4. Versatile Planting: Dwarf Essex Rape can be planted in various seasons, including spring and fall. Use it as a cover crop between main crop rotations or as a green manure to enrich the soil.

  5. Beneficial for Pollinators: The bright yellow flowers of Dwarf Essex Rape attract beneficial pollinators such as bees and butterflies, contributing to the health and biodiversity of your garden.


  • Quantity: [Specify the quantity available]
  • Planting Season: Spring and fall
  • Growth Rate: [Specify the approximate growth rate]
  • Coverage: [Specify the coverage area or seed quantity]


  • Improve soil health and fertility with Dwarf Essex Rape's deep-rooted growth.
  • Suppress weeds naturally, reducing competition for your garden crops.
  • Efficiently accumulate and retain nutrients for future plantings.
  • Versatile planting options for year-round soil improvement.
  • Attract pollinators and enhance biodiversity in your garden.

Planting Tips:

  1. Sow Dwarf Essex Rape seeds in well-prepared soil, either by broadcasting or using a seed drill.
  2. Water the seeds thoroughly after planting to ensure proper germination.
  3. When it's time to incorporate, simply mow or till the crop into the soil.

Enhance your garden's vitality and productivity with the versatile benefits of Dwarf Essex Rape. Order now and experience the natural soil improvement and weed suppression this exceptional cover crop brings to your garden and raised beds!