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Danvers Half Long Carrot

Top Yields for Storage


Blocky-topped, tapered roots chunk up nicely at 6-7 1/2 in. More-than-generous yields. Stores well and stays crisp. Good choice for clay soil. 75 DAYS.

Seed Counts:1/2 oz. of carrot seeds contains about 8,000 seeds and sows 100 ft. of row.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 4 - 8 inches
  • Germination 10 - 15 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • 14320
  • Pkt.-approx 1,500 seeds per packet
  • $2.99
  • 14321
  • 1/2 oz.
  • $5.99
  • 16662
  • Seed Tape (15')- 1 tape
  • $5.99
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  • Botanical Name: Daucus carota ssp. Sativus 'Danvers Half Long'; Family: Umbelliferae/Apiaceae (Carrot Family)
  • Height: 4 - 8 inches
  • Spacing: 2 - 3 inches between plants, 12 - 14 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1/4 - 1/2 inch.
  • Spread: 4 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 100 pounds/100 foot row
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Long, slightly tapered to semi-blunt ends; smooth, red-orange skin with deep, bright orange flesh.
  • Days To Maturity: 75 days.
  • Form: Annual.
  • Soil Requirements: Light, fertile, deep, well-drained, sandy loam soil; pH 5.5-6.8
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 1500 seeds per packet. 1/2 oz. is approximately 8000 seeds. The seed tape has approximately 415 seeds.
  • Size: 6 - 8 inches x 2 - 2.25 inches.
  • Comments: Thrives in any soil. High yields even in clay or heavy soils. Nearly coreless. Stores well. Highly preferred for canning.

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