Carrots - Deep Purple - (Daucus carota sativus) Deep Purple Carrot non GMO & Organic Heirloom Vegetable
- This variety is purple in colour (comes from anthocyanin pigments) and originated in the Netherlands. This is an old time variety which has smooth skinned tapers; a great fall harvest crop that grows 17-20 cm (7-8”) long! This purple beauty has an intensely sweet flavour
- The gorgeous purple colors runs right to the core and this variety keeps their color when lightly cooked. The carrots are long and tapered and the tops are strong for easy harvesting. Great for juicing - looks incredible in salads.
- Sow carrots in raised beds or in deeply cultivated garden soil, 4-10 cm (1.5 - 4") apart in the row so that each has room to develop on its own.
- In the home garden, sow short rows of carrot seeds at two to three week intervals, and enjoy a much longer harvest window.
- Seed Count: 1/2 gr