Carrot Early Nantes 2

Item Number: 11109
  • Description
  • Early Nantes is the favourite for successional sowing with blunt ended cylindrical roots and a very small core. Superb flavour and beautiful colour, which makes this variety a very popular choice with gardeners. It is also the ideal variety to grow in troughs or planters if space is limited.
  • Pack size: 2000 Seeds
  • Qty

    £ 1.05


When to sow

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  • Sow
  • Plant
  • Harvest

WHEN TO SOW

April to July

Where to Sow

Sow thinly direct into the growing site 2cm (¾"") deep in rows 30cm (12"") apart. If possible sow carefully so that thinning is not necessary .

What to do Next

Carrot fly is attracted by the smell whilst thinning, If you have to thin the seedlings, do so in the evening. Water before thinning and remove all the debris. Do not transplant. Aim for roots 5-7cm (2-3"") apart. Young Carrots can always be pulled alternately to 'thin as you eat'.

MATURITY

June to November

HANDY TIP

Early sowings can be made in a cold frame or under cloches. In mild areas, sow in October under cloches or frame for really early spring use.

NUTRITIONAL VALUES

High in antioxidant beta-carotene which coverts to vitamin A in the body.

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