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Carrot Seeds - Twin Pack Purple Sun/Creme de Lite Hover over to zoom, click to enlarge
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Carrot Seeds - Twin Pack Purple Sun/Creme de Lite

Origin: Afghanistan. 'The sweet, nutrient-packed Purple Sun teams up with the sugary, aromatic Creme de Lite.

  • Purple Sun - Inked maroon through to the core getting increasingly dark as the carrot matures, packed full of sweetness.
  • Crème de Lite - Intense carrotiness, with a slightly spicy aftertaste and skins so thin you don’t have to peel them.
  • Harvest July-November.

 

 

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Flower / Fruit from July-early November
 
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Two different coloured carrots but very tasty

Origin: Afghanistan. 'The sweet, nutrient-packed Purple Sun teams up with the sugary, aromatic Creme de Lite.

  • Purple Sun - Inked maroon through to the core getting increasingly dark as the carrot matures, packed full of sweetness.
  • Crème de Lite - Intense carrotiness, with a slightly spicy aftertaste and skins so thin you don’t have to peel them.
  • Harvest July-November.

 

 

Colour:Mixed

Hardiness:-5 degrees

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:True

Aftercare - High:False

Height:31-40cm

Edible Flower:False

Spread:1-10cm

Spacing:1-10cm

Soil Type:ALL

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Beds & Borders:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

Grows in Sun or Shade:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Sow thinly from March until the end of July direct into well prepared, warm, weed-free soil at a depth of 13mm (½”) (germination 14-21 days). Thin by degrees to a final spacing of 7.5cm (3”) between plants and 30-45cm (12-18”) between rows. Use the thinnings for salad carrots. Carrots grow best in a sunny position in well cultivated soil which has not recently been manured. Sowing to Cropping: 17-20 weeks.

Ideal for beds and borders. HEALTH BENEFITS: Very high in vitamin A. A good choice to get kids eating veg. CULINERY TIPS: Available nutrients actually increase with cooking - as long as not over-cooked.
 

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