Description – Ideal carrot variety for the home gardener! Strong, bright orange roots boast exceptional flavour and are a good source of Vitamin C and antioxidants. Top quality roots show resistance to cavity spot which can affect some varieties.
Sowing – Sow thinly, 1cm (½in) deep, in drills 30cm (12in) apart. Thin seedlings to 5cm (2in) apart when large enough to handle, and grow under enviromesh to reduce risk of carrot root fly attack. Keep well watered for best quality roots.
Aftercare – SERVING SUGGESTION: Chunks of the sweet flesh are delicious in salads or used as dippers with cream cheese.
Harvest – August to February