Turnip-Japanese Red Round
Turnip-Japanese Red Round

Turnip-Japanese Red Round

Brand: Whitwam Organics
Item Number: 3131-01

Regular price $3.75 On Sale

Estimated Arrival: Between Sep 29 and Oct 04. * ETA for USA only

Turnip-Japanese Red Round
Brassica rapa subsp. rapa


This is a popular Japanese turnip variety. The root is semi-globed, with a deep scarlet red skin and tender, crisp white flesh. When harvested young or fully mature, it has a wonderful, sweet taste. Turnip tops have red veins and stems and are green in color. Roots can be pickled and added to soup.

Days to germination

 4-7 days

Days to maturity

45-50 days

Life cycle

Cool Season Annual

Plant time

Fall through Spring

Spacing

6-12 inches

Sun

Full sun to part shade

Soil temperature

45-85 degrees

Optimum soil P.H

6-7

Height

18-22  inches

Harvest

Mid Fall - Late Spring

Turnip-Japanese Red Round
Brassica rapa subsp. rapa


This is a popular Japanese turnip variety. The root is semi-globed, with a deep scarlet red skin and tender, crisp white flesh. When harvested young or fully mature, it has a wonderful, sweet taste. Turnip tops have red veins and stems and are green in color. Roots can be pickled and added to soup.

Days to germination

 4-7 days

Days to maturity

45-50 days

Life cycle

Cool Season Annual

Plant time

Fall through Spring

Spacing

6-12 inches

Sun

Full sun to part shade

Soil temperature

45-85 degrees

Optimum soil P.H

6-7

Height

18-22  inches

Harvest

Mid Fall - Late Spring