Organic Long Imperator Carrot Seeds (25)
The Long Imperator variety is defined by large, straight, smooth roots that grow to be about 8 inches long when fully mature. The flesh is firm, and the flavor is excellent. It's perfect in fresh salads and is one of nature's best sources of vitamin A.
Flavor: Tender and crisp with great carrot flavor
Preparation Ideas: Tender and crisp, they go great in salads
Plant Type: Vegetable
Grows Best In: Full Sun
Days to Germination: 8-12 Days
Days to Maturity: 77 Days
Growth Type: Root
Planting Depth: .25-.5"
Seed Spacing: 15"/3"
Instructions: In full sun and well-drained soil, sow 4 seeds per inch in the row. Cover the seeds firmly with soil. When the plants are 2 inches tall, thin to 3 inches apart in the row. For fresh carrots all season, plant every 3 weeks until 75 days before the first fall frost.
Suggestions: Too much water can cause carrots to crack. They should be kept weeded (a clean mulch can reduce this job). Also, lightly place soil over exposed roots to prevent cracking.