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Carrot Seeds - Marion

  • Catalogue Code 1020-2178
  • Pack Contents: 500 Seeds: Sufficient for 20 ft / 6m row

Carrot 'Marion' is a Nantes type carrot with a long sowing period making it suitable for all year harvesting.

'Marion' seeds produce blunt tipped roots which are exceptionally tender and have a superb, sweet flavour. This variety has a good colour which does not turn green at the shoulder.

Carrots prefer an open sight with light, stone-free soil and are ideally suited to growing in raised beds. Carrots should be grown in soil that has not been manured in the last 12 months.

Features

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • F1 Hybrids are crossed varieties that are exceptionally vigorous and longer lasting
  • Will flower well in full sun

Growing Calendar for Carrot Seeds - Marion

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Harvest

Carrot Seeds - Marion 1020-2178

 

The All Year Round Carrot 

 

SOW OUTDOORS - February-August thinly ½in (1cm) deep in shallow pre-watered drills, in soil that hasn''t been manured in the last 12 months. Keep soil moist at all times. (Protect early sowings with cloche or fleece).  

THIN OUT - 2-3in (5-8cm) apart. Avoid crushing the leaves as the scent attracts carrot root fly.  

TIP - Suitable for all year growing. Surround the carrot bed with a barrier of polythene or fleece at least 60cm high to keep low flying carrot root fly from your crop.

 

Standard Seeds. E.U. Rules and Standards

30-Aug-2016
Rating:4

As Above

06-May-2016
Rating:5

Excellent

12-Feb-2016
Rating:5

As Above

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