Growing Calendar for Swede - Tweed F1 Hybrid Seeds
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One of the first hybrid swedes, Tweed has globe- shaped uniform roots with an attractive purple shoulder and tasty cream-coloured flesh.
Early growth habit is vigorous; which means you can depend on good-sized plants. They develop strongly at a key point in their development so they make for reliable plants.
Tweed has good resistance to clubroot. Clubroot is a disease that affects brassicas like swede and can render your harvest ruined. A clubroot-resistant variety gives you peace of mind you'll get tasty guaranteed harvests.
Excellent flavour, quality uniform roots
Sow Outdoors: May-June thinly ½in (1cm) deep in shallow pre-watered drills, in soil that has not been manured in the last 12 months. Keep soil moist at all times. (Protect early sowings with cloche or fleece).
Thin Out: 15in (38cm) apart Protect against cabbage root fly.
Harvest: September-February can be left in the ground till needed.
The seeds arrived ok in their packet
Seeds are growing well very happy so far.
very good germination, seeds were sown as soon as arrived, young plants are now pricked out. very good viable seed
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