Produces beautiful white skinned turnips with a crisp, sweet flesh. Excellent in soups, salads and Asian cooking. The green tops can also be eaten like spinach.

Features

  • Fast Growing
  • Small and Tender
  • Grow in Pots

Product details

How

Sow direct where they are to grow. Cover with Yates Seed Raising Mix. Firm down well and keep moist. Avoid overcrowding.

Care

Sow into deep, well drained soil in a sunny position. Add Yates Blood & Bone and Yates Superphosphate to soil before sowing to help ensure a good crop. Water well in early stages. Begin harvesting when roots are 5cm across. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Great companion plant for marjoram, peas and tomatoes. Best eaten when young and tender.

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 7-10cm
Sow depth 6mm
Plant height 10cm
Germination 6-10 days
Germination (days) 8
Row space 20-30cm
Maturity 6-10weeks
Maturity (days) 56
Botanical name Brassica rapa. Var rapa
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

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