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McKenzie Seed – Carrot McKenzie’s Best Nantes (Sow Easy)

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McKenzie Seed – Carrot McKenzie’s Best Nantes (Sow Easy)

$2.99

McKenzie’s Best Nantes Carrots are excellent for storage and grow well in heavier soils. Produces bright orange and flavorful 15-20 cm (6-8”) carrots that enhance salads, soups and stews!

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Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Sweet and crunchy

Preparation Ideas: Clean, peel and slice carrots. Bring 3 cm (1″) of salted water to boil in a saucepan. Add the carrot slices. Return to boil, then reduce the heat and cover the pan. Cook until just tender, but not soft. This will take about 10-15 minutes. Drain and eat hot. For extra flavor add salt, pepper and butter.

Days to Germination: 10 to 14 days

Days to Maturity: 70 to 75 days

Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4″)

Instructions: Sow in early spring in well cultivated soil. Uniform moisture is critical. Seedlings should be thinned to approximately 5 cm (2”) apart for optimal root formation. Sowings of carrot seed can be repeated every 2 weeks until mid-summer.

Suggestions: Too much water can cause carrots to crack. They should be kept weeded (a clean mulch can reduce this job). Also, lightly place soil over exposed roots to prevent cracking.

Product Weight: 250 seedss