Sejahtera Seeds and Bulbs
You will get 500mg seeds of Carrot Tendersweet for planting.
Carrot Tendersweet is a variety of carrot that offers sweet flavor and tender texture. It is an excellent choice for salads, soups, roasting, and steaming. This variety of carrot is ideal for home gardens due to its fast growth rate and ease of cultivation.
Latin Name: Daucus carota var. sativus
Planting Depth: 0.5 inches (1.3 cm)
Soil Requirements: Carrot Tendersweet prefers light, well-drained soil with a pH between 5.8 and 6.8.
Light Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Growth Rate: Fast
How to Grow from Seed:
•Sow Carrot Tendersweet seeds in late spring or early summer when the soil has warmed to at least 50°F (10°C).
•Sow seeds 1/2 inch (1.3 cm) deep in rows that are 12 inches (30 cm) apart.
•Keep the soil moist until germination occurs, which usually takes 1-2 weeks.
•Thin seedlings to 3-4 inches (7-10 cm) apart when they reach 2 inches (5 cm) tall.
•Harvest carrots when they reach full size, usually within 60-90 days after sowing.
How to Maintain:
•Water Carrot Tendersweet regularly throughout the growing season to keep the soil evenly moist but not waterlogged. Water at the base of the plant rather than overhead to reduce the risk of disease.
•Mulch around plants to retain moisture and suppress weeds.
•Fertilize with a balanced fertilizer once or twice during the growing season for optimal growth and yields.
•Remove any weeds that appear in the bed as soon as possible to prevent competition for resources such as water and nutrients.
Carrot Tendersweet is a great choice for home gardeners looking for a delicious, tender carrot that is easy to grow and quick to mature. With proper care and maintenance, this variety can provide an abundance of fresh carrots throughout the growing season!