Produces sweet, round, bright orange roots, 3 to 5cm across.

Features

  • Grow something different
  • Good for shallow soils
  • Fun for kids

Product details

How

Sow direct in a sunny, well drained position. Cover, firm down and moisten. Thin after 4 weeks. Sow successive crops at 4-5 weekly intervals.

Care

Cultivate soil well before sowing as deep, well-drained soils give best results.  Add Yates Blood & Bone and Yates Superphosphate to soil before sowing to help ensure a good crop. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Don't over fertilise as this may produce split roots.Great companion plant for beans, coriander, cucumber, marigold, lettuce, peas, radish, rosemary, sage & tomato. To aid germination, maintain even moisture by laying a plank of wood over row. Remove after germination.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Position Full sun
Plant space 10cm
Sow depth 6mm
Plant height 10cm
Germination 7-10 days
Germination (days) 9
Row space 20cm
Maturity 10 weeks
Maturity (days) 70
Botanical name Daucus carota
Suitable for Garden beds

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