This is a great carrot for your home garden! Delicious rich flavor. This carrot type has sweet orange flesh, thick, edible roots, and a red-orange core that helps derive the name. 4-6″ long, Ready in 70 days. Direct sow. Full sun. Water often. Sow seeds 1/4 inch deep and space 1/2 inch apart. Sow 14 days prior to last frost.
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Great for your home garden! Red Cored Chantenay is Burpee bred, easy to grow and full of vitamins. Short, thick roots, 5 1/2″ long, taper to blunt end are golden orange and have good flavor. GARDEN HINTS: Sow seed in deep, well-worked stone-free soil after danger of heavy frost in the spring. Do not transplant because crooked roots may result. Great for soups and more!
Seeds are great for Planting in Garden or for storing in a seed safe for emergency.
Chantenay Red Cored carrots are popular for the home vegetable garden and great for canning and freezing! Blunt, blocky, tapered roots are 5-6″ long, and deep reddish orange all the way through. Fine grained flesh is crisp and sweet. Abundant erect tops grow up to 20″ tall. A good producer, well adapted to heavier soils. Average water needs.
Latin Name: Daucus carota Type: Open Pollinated, Heirloom, Cool Season
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