Growing Calendar for Carrot Seeds - Primo
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Carrot 'Primo' will be ready to harvest in just 12 weeks from sowing. The almost coreless carrots have a great taste and uniform colour and the texture is a perfect balance between crispness and tenderness.
Carrot 'Primo' can be sown in October under cloches or cold frames and their resistance to bolting is excellent.
Sufficient seed for 35ft / 10.5m row
Very early, delicious and sweet for salads!
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: 2in (5cm) apart. Avoid crushing the leaves as the scent attracts carrot root fly.
Harvest: June-November Ideal for pulling when young as delicious ''Baby'' carrots
Carrots do best on light, stone free, fertile soils.
Surround the carrot bed with a barrier of fleece at least 60cm high to keep low flying carrot root fly from your crop.
Can be grown as a main crop.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
Fast growing and excellent flavour
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