Scarlet Nantes Carrot - Seeds
Latin name: Daucus carota sativus 'Nantes'
The orange, crispy, juicy and sweet Scarlet Nantes carrot is a firm favourite among gardeners and carrot lovers.
Delicious fresh. Produces an almost coreless, cylindrical root 10-15 cm long. Prefers light and deep soils.
Sowing: Late spring after the risk of frost
Seed depth: 3 mm
Germination time: 10-20 days
Soil: Airy, deep (at least 30cm)
Location: Sun (carrots don't transplant well, always sow direct)
Distance between plants: 8 cm
Distance between rows: 30 to 50 cm
Maturity: 65-75 days