Botanical Name: Daucus carota
A splendid maincrop carrot, producing long, pointed roots. Its fine colouring and excellent flavour make this one of the most appetising of carrots. Ideal for keeping. Grows well in an open position on light, rich soil that has not been recently manured.
We hope you enjoy these vegetable seeds, just another great example of vegetable seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!
How To Grow Sow thinly, 6mm (quarter-inch) deep in rows 30cm (1ft) apart. Keep moist. Repeat every two weeks for continuous crops. Thin out to 10cm (4in) apart and water well to replace any soil dislodged from roots.
Ensure garden bed is cleared of all obstacles including stones and pebbles.
When To Plant Winter through to Autumn.
Harvest Throughout the year as required.
Sow Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter
Soil Type well cultivated, well drained, sunny position
Important Note Soil should be lacking in nutrient; too much nutrients particularly nitrogen will result in forked carrots.
|Dimensions||20 × 11 × 1 cm|