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Tendersweet Carrot

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Sweetest carrot on the market! Tapered 7-in. coreless roots. Easy to grow. 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 16 - 20 inches.
  • Germination 10 - 15 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • 14335
  • Pkt-approx 1,500 seeds per packet
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  • Seed Tape (15')- 1 seed tape
  • $5.99
  • 14336
  • 1/2 oz.
  • $5.99
  • 14337
  • 2 oz.
  • $12.99
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  • Botanical Name: Daucus carota ssp. Sativus 'Tendersweet'; Family: Umbelliferae/Apiaceae (Carrot Family).
  • Height: 16 - 20 inches.
  • Spacing: 2 - 3 inches between plants and 12 - 14 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1/4 - 1/2 inch.
  • Spread: 10 - 12 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 100 pounds per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Uniform, deep orange-red flesh. Smooth skinned, fine-grained roots and nearly coreless. Tapers to a point.
  • 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 8,000 seeds, 2 oz. is approximately 32,000 seeds. Seed tape is 15 feet long and has approximately 415 seeds.
  • Size: 9 - 10 inches.
  • Comments: Color stays during cooking and freezing. Sugar-sweet and crisp. Leaf stems are purple tinged. Considered tops for taste.

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