CARROT 'PURPLE DRAGON'

CARROT 'PURPLE DRAGON'

Daucus carota
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
First recorded in Spain around 1100 AD, the original Afghan three-coloured carrot was grown in the Middle East for many years before this, it is in- fact the antecedent of the more familiar orange carrot. The rich violet coloured skin holds a bounty of antioxidant anthocyanins, whilst the orange core is abundant with carotene. Colourful plate appeal, powerful nutritional composition and simple growing requirements make the Purple Carrot a home garden essential.
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SEEDS: S073

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring - Autumn
Height To 25cm
Position in FULL SUN
850 Seeds Per Packet
HARDY BIENNIAL
Space at 10cm
Thirsty plant
84% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

CARROT 'PURPLE DRAGON'

Daucus carota
Member $3.95
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First recorded in Spain around 1100 AD, the original Afghan three-coloured carrot was grown in the Middle East for many years before this, it is in- fact the antecedent of the more familiar orange carrot. The rich violet coloured skin holds a bounty of antioxidant anthocyanins, whilst the orange core is abundant with carotene. Colourful plate appeal, powerful nutritional composition and simple growing requirements make the Purple Carrot a home garden essential.
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SEEDS: S073
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