(Daucus carota) The most refined purple carrot available; bred by
John Navazio. Sure to be the best selling carrot at
specialty and farmers’ markets. Beautiful red-purple
exterior provides an amazing contrast with the
yellow-orange interior when sliced. Sweet, almost
spicy flavor. 90 days.
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors 3-4 weeks before last spring
frost or as soon as soil can be worked. Tamp
soil firmly; keep bed moist until emergence.
Germination is slow and uneven, so be patient.
Using spun polyester row covers may improve
germination rates. ± 24,500 seeds/oz