A biennial heirloom that has been cultivated since the 900's in the Middle East. This Danvers type carrot will reach 6 to 7 in at full maturity in 60 to 90 days The vibrant sunshine yellow color comes from xanthophylls, a naturally occurring pigment that is reported to be associated with good eye health. This sweet yellow carrot is eye catching at the farmers market and on your plate!
|Days to germination||7-14 days|
|Days to maturity||75|
|Plant time||August- beginning of April|
|Soil temperature||55-78 degrees F|
|Optimum soil P.H||6.0-6.5|
|Harvest||October through end of May|