Carrot, Scarlet Nantes (Daucus carota), packet of 500 seeds, organic
Family: Carrot (Apiaceae)
Biennial. 65 to 75 days to maturity.
Sow in spring, or for the fall garden sow July-Aug, 1/4 to 1/2 inch deep. Germ in 10 to 21 days. Prepare a fine seedbed and make furrows with your fingers and sow lightly. Barely cover seed and tamp in, then keep evenly moist until germination. Thin to 2 inches apart and cultivate often until they size up. Scarlet Nantes is a high amino acid type, nearly coreless and possessed of good old time carroty taste. The carrots measure 6 to 8 inches long and are good keepers.
500 Seeds/pkt, Certified Organically Grown