Carrot Harlequin

Overview

Botanical Name: Daucus carota

Nantes variety in an unusual mix of colours. Purple, orange, yellow and white roots, and each colourtastes subtly different. Excellent source of Vitamin A and antioxidants.

We hope you enjoy these carrot seeds, just another great example of vegetable seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!

Learn some information on 'Growing Carrots' or browse our other 'Carrot Seeds!'

 

How To Grow

Sow thinly, 5mm (1/4”) deep in rows 30cm (1’) apart. Keep moist. Repeat every two weeks for continuous crops. Thin out to 10cm (4”) apart and water well to replace any soil dislodged from roots. Add a complete fertiliser before sowing. Seedlings emerge 10-21 days.

When To Plant

South Island: Jan, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: Jan, Feb, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Harvest

12-16 weeks