Carrot Paris Market
Item Number: 11115
Almost spherical roots which have good colour and flavour, ideal for production in shallow soils
Seed Count: 750
WHEN TO SOW
Late March to May
WHERE TO SOW
Sow thinly in drills 1.5cm (3/4") deep with 20cm (9") between rows. Cover with fine soil and keep moist
WHAT TO DO NEXT
Carrot fly is attracted by thinning, so try to avoid. If necessary, thin in the evenings and remove all trace of debris from the growing site.
As soon as roots are 4-5cm in diameter
Sow under cloches or cold frame for early crop. Use roots when young for best flavour.
High in antioxidant beta-carotene which coverts to vitamin A in the body.