Easy to grow, great to look at home variety. Carrots have bright purple skin, with a flesh that comes in a deep orange. They produce long, slender and sweet tasting roots that will be a real eye opener for anyone that thinks a carrot has to be orange.
When to Plant
Zone 1: September – February
Zone 2: September – May
Zone 3: February – November
Zone 4: February – November
Soil Prepare a well dug through, friable soil type that is free draining. Use well rotted organic matter and manure when preparing the beds.
Soil pH Level 6.5-7.5
Position Full sun preferred, but will tolerate partial shade. Best to follow a crop of nitrogen hungry leafy greens.
How to Plant Sow directly into the patch by creating shallow trenches and then sprinkling the seeds along the trench line. Thin out once germinated.
Companion Plants Radish, Onions
Approximate no of seeds 150
Store Pick Up
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We offer complimentary delivery within 10kms of Albert Park for orders over $200.
For smaller orders there is a $20 fee and we usually can work within a same day to two day schedule depending on your location.
For deliveries further than 10kms please call the nursery to discuss costs.
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