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Developed in the area of the town of Nantes, France, this classic carrot is famous for flavor and a big crunch. Bright orange flesh is fine grained with almost no core. Roots average 6-7” long with blunt ends and small to medium tops. Shorter roots make the Scarlet Nantes carrot successful in some soils where longer-rooted varieties have trouble developing fully.
When and Where to Plant: Hardy Biennial (producing seed in its second year). Direct seed as soon as soil can be worked through mid-summer. Transplanting is not recommended. Optimal soil temperature for germination is 55º-75ºF. For storage carrots direct sow seeds 3-4 months prior to first frost date. Carrots are best harvested following a frost but before ground freezes.
4CARROTQP (1/4 Pound)
4CARROTLB (1 Pound)
|How to Grow||Direct Sow|
|Planting Depth||1/4 inch|
|Seed Spacing||1/2 inch|
|Row Spacing||12-15 inches|
|Space After Thinning||1-2 inches|
|Days to Germination||6-53|
|Days to Harvest||65|
|Ways to Grow||Small Gardens|
|In the Kitchen||Freezing, Roasting, Salads, Steaming|
|Mature Height||8-12" tall|
|Is It Heirloom?||Yes|
|Is It Organic?||Yes|
|Neonicotinoid-Free||Yes - Learn More|
|Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada||Yes|
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