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Carrot Romance F1 (RHS Award of Garden Merit)
Carrot seeds - Romance F1
Smooth rich orange finger carrots with the sweetest of flavours. Nantes type with uniform roots. Very early to harvest and is ready in as little as 80 days from early sowings.
Product Part Number: 11140
When to sow
When to Sow Romance Carrot Seeds
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'.
June to November
If leaving carrots in the ground overwinter, add a straw mulch during bad weather for some added frost protection.
High in anti-oxidant beta-carotene which converts to Vitamin A in the body.