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Characteristics: Annual root vegetable
Seed per packet: 100
Great versatility and great taste. Tops can be used like celery and the bulb can be used to make a delicious salad, simply mix cooked, diced or chopped bulb with finely diced onion and mayonnaise or dressing of your choice.
Adaptable to most garden soils but prefers a humus rich soil in a sunny position. Avoid deformed roots by planting them in loose soil free from stones or rocks.
Tropical: Summer & Autumn
Temperate: Spring & Summer
Cool: Spring & Early Summer
Sow: 6mm deep
Sow direct in shallow drills or grow in trays and transplant after 8 weeks.
Plant space: 30-30cm
Row Space: 30-40cm
Germination: 14-21 days
Maturity: 20 weeks