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Radish 'Icicle'

We loved this long, white radish in our trial last summer and found it perfect for dipping into hummus and guacamole.
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500 seeds

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
March - November
Height
15cm (6in)
Common name
Radish
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun, Part Shade
Spread
15cm (6in) (for packet 3cm)
Cultivation
Sow under cover in succession, every 2-3 weeks, in gutters February-September, 3cm (1in) apart for planting out March-October. Direct sow from April, thinly in rows 25cm (10in) apart. Cover lightly with 1.5cm (1/2in) of fine soil. Thin to 5cm (2in).

Description

Coming out joint top in taste and texture (with Scarlet Globe), we loved this long, white radish in our trial last summer and found it perfect for dipping into hummus and guacamole.

Care Tips

Keep well watered to prevent roots from splitting. Protect early and late sowings with cloches or grow in a greenhouse.