DESCRIPTION: Small, white roots grow very fast-as fast and easy as a radish, with very mild, sweet flavor and juicy crunch. Greens are smooth and non-hairy-great for cooking-making this a rewarding quick dual-purpose crop.
BOTANICAL NAME: Brassica rapa
DAYS TO MATURITY: 40
SEEDS PER PACKET: 160
SOURCE CODE: C
GERMINATION DAYS: 5-10
WHEN TO PLANT: Early spring, late summer, fall
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4-1/2"
GROWING INSTRUCTIONS: Start as early as ground can be worked. Plant seeds 2" apart or broadcast carefully, covering with 1/2 " of fine soil firmly pressed down. Matures in 3-4 weeks. An early, quick growing variety suitable for greenhouse forcing. Be sure to keep growing continuously, and harvest when young. Will not do well under drought conditions. Stagger planting for continuous harvest.
GROW BIOINTENSIVEŽ CULTURAL INFORMATION: C/Matures 5-13/Harvest 4+/Yield 100-360, roots or tops/Spacing 4"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION : easy to grow and tolerates winter cold