CARROT 'BABY AMSTERDAM' HEIRLOOM SEEDS
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These are very smooth, slender and cylindrical carrots bred for early harvesting as babies. The flesh is virtually coreless, deep-orange, juicy, crisp and very sweet, with minimal foliage allowing for denser plantings. For larger sized carrots, allow to mature in ground.
When to Plant
Zone 1: September - February
Zone 2: September - May
Zone 3: February - November
Zone 4: February - November
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Soil Prepare a well dug through, friable soil type that is free draining. Use well rotted organic matter and manure when preparing the beds.
Soil pH Level 6.5-7.5
Position Full sun. Best to follow a crop of nitrogen hungry leafy greens.
How to Plant Sow directly into the patch by creating shallow trenches and then sprinkling the seeds along the trench line. Thin out once germinated.
Companion Plants Radish, Onions
Approximate no of seeds 150
Note: We source all of our seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination