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Carrot, Carota Nantes 2

Carrot Nantes 2    Long, 7-8 inch deep orange carrot from Chioggia region near Venice. Nice sweet taste and crisp texture. Originating from Nantes in France, Nantes 2 is suitable as both second early and as a maincrop. It is virtually coreless with a tender texture, deep orange colour and sweet flavour. With good carrot fly resistance, it matures in 110 days in a warm climate and reaches an average size of 6 inches.  An excellent variety for early and successional crops producing uniform blunt-ended cylindrical roots. It grows well in any open position on a light, rich soil which has not been recently manured. Ideal for deep freezing. Sow February to August, harvest in June to October

Nantes – This type of carrot is almost perfectly cylindrical; it's round at the tip and top. It has sparse foliage and near-red flesh that is sweet in flavor and has a nice crunch. The name Nantes originates from the Atlantic coast of France which has ideal conditions for growing this type of carrot

75 days. 7 gram packet. Approximately 400-1200 seeds per gram.

 

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Weight (grams): 
8
$3.75