These beautiful long snowy roots of crisp and tender flesh are quick and easy to grow. Ideal for summer salads or as a garnish.

Features

  • Easy to Grow
  • Crisp and Crunchy
  • Tender Texture

Product details

How

Sow direct in a sunny, well drained position. Cover, firm down and moisten. Thin to 3-5cm spacing after 2 weeks. Sow successive crops at 2 week intervals.

Care

Cultivate soil well and mix in compost, Yates Blood & Bone and Superphosphate before sowing to help ensure a good crop. Weekly applications of Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food will improve plant growth. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Great companion plant for beans, carrots, corn, cucumbers, lettuce, parsnips, peas and nasturtiums. Harvest while roots are young and tender. Mulch well to retain even soil moisture.

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 3-5 cm
Sow depth 6mm
Germination 5-8 days
Germination (days) 8
Row space 10-15cm
Maturity 6-8weeks
Maturity (days) 49
Botanical name Raphanus sativus
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

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