Carrot - Kuroda (Seeds)
Heirloom Vegetable. Variety originated in Japan. Excellent selection for the home garden. Slightly tapered reddish-orange roots average 15-20 cm (6-8”) in length with a wonderful crisp sweet taste. High water content makes Kuroda a superb choice for juicing. Great storage carrot. Matures in 72 days.
How to Grow
Sow seed in a sunny site with well prepared light soil after the soil temperature rises above 7.5°C (45°F). Germination can take from 14-21 days.
Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4”). Seed Spacing: 6 mm (1/4”). Thin to: 5 cm (2”). Row Width: 50 cm (20”).
COMMENTS: Keep seedbeds evenly moist and avoid crusting over soil during the germination period. Avoid high nitrogen fertilizer.