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Characteristics: Root vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx. 200
A premium all-purpose carrot with good interior colour. Chantenay grows well in heavy, shallow soil. Roots are 12-15 cm (5-6”) long and 5 cm (2”) thick at the shoulder. Flavourful and excellent for dicing.
Carrots grow best in full sun but tolerate some shade. Avoid deformed carrots by planting them in loose soil free from stones or rocks.
Tropical: Late Summer to Early Spring
Temperate: All Seasons
Cool climate: All Seasons
Sow: 6mm deep
For best results sow in drills direct in growing position. Thin after 3-4 weeks
Plant space: 5cm
Row Space: 20-25cm
Germination: 10-21 days
Maturity: 16-20 weeks