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Turnip, Sweet Scarlet F1

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Perfectly shaped and homogeneous, these scarlet turnips make a stunning presentation with White Doll turnips. Create an elegant, striking turnip sauce! The young greens have scarlet stems and midribs with dark green leaves”a natural for mesclun and braising mixes. Approx. 55 days.

Cultural data: field planting
Growing season: Cool season.
Days to maturity: Please see each variety
Germination relative to soil temperature: Optimum 60-85ºF.
Cultural information: Plant multiple sowings May-August.
Sow 3 seeds per 1", ½" deep in rows 12" apart.
Seed count: 11,000 seeds/oz. or 176,000 seeds/lb. Projected seed usage: ¾ oz. per 100 ft. 2 lb. per acre. Diseases and pests: Flea beetles, root maggots. Harvesting: Pick young greens. Harvest roots before they grow too large.