Carrot, Red Cored Chantenay

Daucus carota
SKU: 0035 P250
  • Red-orange core
  • Sweet flavor
  • Wide shoulders
  • Roots grow to 6 inches
  • 70 days

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Introduced by C.C. Morse & Co. in 1929. This popular variety has sweet orange flesh, wide shoulders, and characteristic red-orange core. The 6" roots are great for soups, canning or fresh eating. 70 days.

Direct Seed: 1/2" Apart

Seed Depth: 1/4"

Rows Apart: 16-24"

Thin: 2-4" Apart

Instructions -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.