Carrot Mixed

Item Number: 11128
  • Description
  • A mixture of purple, orange and yellow carrots to add colour to salads or cooked meals

    Mix contains carrot varieties : Rainbow (40%) , Red Samurai (30%) and Purple Haze (30%).   
  • Pack size: 500 Seeds
  • Qty

    £ 2.10


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'. HARVEST June to November

Harvest

June to November

HANDY TIP

Never grow carrots on ground that has recently had manure spread, as the roots will fork in search of goodness.

NUTRITIONAL VALUE

High in antioxdant beta carotene which converts to vitamin A in the body.

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