Parsnip 'Tender and True' (Organic)
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Edible Crop
- Kitchen Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- 45cm (18in)
- Common name
- 1000 seeds
- Full Sun
- 15cm (6in)
- Direct sow in lines or blocks April-June, 15-20cm (6-8in) between rows. It is slow to germinate, so good to intersow with radish as a marker plant. Thin to 10cm.
A delicious old variety with long white roots, which grow well and mature at different times, making it handy for us domestic growers/cooks.
Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.
Fresh seed should be purchased each year, as they have a very short vitality. Seeds germinate slowly. Mulch after planting to keep soil warm and moist. Plant radishes alongside in order to mark the row.