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Stock: Out Of Stock
SKU Code: V 81.
Characteristics: Root vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx. 50
A vigorous variety with purple skin and a bright orange interior. The long smooth 25-30 cm purple roots that tapers to a point are sweet and high in vitamin A content. Ideal eaten raw and just as tasty cooked although the colour does bleed when cooked.
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
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