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Carrot Early Market
Carrot seeds "Early Market" is a shorter stump rooted variety which is ideal for ground that is not deep enough to take the longer rooted varieties of carrots. The colour and flavour is good and it can be sown early and late in the season, making this a good all rounder.
Product Part Number: 11108
When to sow
When to Sow Early Market Carrot Seeds
April to July.
Where to Sow
Sow thinly direct into the growing site 2cm deep in rows 30cm apart. If possible, sow carefully so that thinning is not necessary. Can also be sown February to March in a greenhouse or under cloches.
What to do next
If you have to thin the seedlings, do so in the evening. Water before thinning and remove all debris. Do not transplant. Aim for roots 4-6cm apart. Young carrots can be pulled alternately to 'thin as you eat'.
June to November
The large wedge shaped roots from late sowings store well in a frost free shed.
Perfect variety for growing in shallow tubs and troughs.
High in anti-oxidant and beta carotene.