Produces 20cm roots with a smooth purple coloured skin and coreless orange flesh. Sweet and tasty, the purple colouring remains after cooking. Tops grow to 45cm.
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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.
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.
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. Dont over fertilise the ground as this may produce split roots
Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.
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