Royal Chantenay Carrots pk/100
Royal Chantenay Carrots CT27-100

Royal Chantenay Carrots pk/100

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SKU CT27-100
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70 days. Daucus carota. Open Pollinated. Plant produces heavy yields of 5 to 7" long orange carrots. Even when very large, they still have fine sweet flavor and texture. Does well in heavy or shallow soils. The roots may be harvested early or left in ground to grow for weeks to develop maximum yield. Excellent choice for home gardens and market growers. A heirloom dating back to 1952.

Lot No: B0040

Germination: 85%

Test Date: 10/20

Seeds Per Pound: 320,000

Plant Height: Roots, 8” to 22” Tall Tops

Planting Season: Spring

Sunlight Requirement: Full Sun

Planting Method: Direct Sow



Carrots
Daucus carota

 
Seed DepthSoil Temp. for GerminationDays to GerminationSunlight RequirementsPlanting Time
1/4" N/A 12 to 18 days Partial Shade / Full Sun Spring/Fall
USDA Hardiness ZoneSeed SpacingRow SpacingSpace After ThinningDays to Harvest
N/A ½" 12" 1 - 2"60 - 85 days
Carrot Seed Planting Information:

Carrots prefer cool, wet weather to grow in. Plant seeds directly in the garden where soil is finely tilled. Wet the soil before planting. Planting should take place 25 days before last frost, or in late summer and autumn for winter and spring crops. You can have several succession plantings up until midsummer when it is too hot for growing carrots. Plants grow 12" tall.

Soil Requirements:

Requires loose fertile sandy soil in a well drained location in the garden. Apply much and grass clippings, or straw around base of plant.

Water Requirements:

Keep soil moist to ensure germination. Water well during dry and hot spells.

Fertilizer Requirements:

Use RootBlast, Vegetable Alive, and Slow Release Fertilizer when transplanting outdoors. Periodically apply Miracle Gro.

Harvest Tips:

Pull carrots when they are mature and full color. You can leave carrots in ground over winter by cutting off the green tops and covering with mulch.


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