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Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: 40
Introduced in 1889; large flat purple red to 2.5kg (4 1/2 lbs), red throughout, fine flavour, excellent cooking, salads or pickling, late maturing and stores well.
Adaptable to most soils.
Tropical: All Year Round
Temperate: Spring to Late Autumn
Cool climate: Spring to Early Autum
Sow: 6mm deep
For best results grow in seed raising trays of a quality seed raising mix. Keep warm and moist. Transplant when 5-7cm high.
Plant space: 45cm
Row Space: 50cm
Germination: 6-10 days
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.