A heavy yielding Nantes type, sweet succulent taste, with good colour and texture. Great in summer salads as in winter casseroles.
WHEN TO SOW
March to June
WHERE TO SOW
In a light fertile, well-drained soil 1cm (1/2") deep in rows 30cm (12") apart in a sunny position. If temperature falls below 7oC protect with a cloche or fleece.
WHAT TO DO NEXT
Thin seedlings to 4-8cm (1-3") apart.
Thin seedlings in the evening to prevent the crop being attacked by carrot fly. REmove all thinnings from site
High in antioxidant beta carotene which converts to vitamin A in the body