Radish â€“ Amethyst
Radish 'Amethyst' makes a particularly attractive addition to salads. The rich purple roots have a slightly metallic sheen with crisp white flesh that is slow to turn pithy. This RHS AGM variety has strong foliage for easy pulling and makes an excellent crop for containers, window boxes and greenhouse borders. Sow regularly for continuous succulent roots throughout the summer. Height: 15cm. Spread: 10cm.
Sow seeds from March to August. Sow seeds thinly direct outside or in containers, 13mm deep. Thin as necessary to form plump, succulent roots. Keep well watered during dry weather. Sow regularly for continuous succulent roots throughout the summer.