Carrot Mercurio F1 Hybrid Seed Tape 1005


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Carrot Mercurio Seed Tape 1005. Hybrid.

2 metres (6 feet) seed strip

This Nantes-type carrot produces distinct blunt-ended roots that average 15-20 cm (6-8″) long.  This is a great tasting, tender, typically coreless carrot with a rich bright orange colour.  Mercurio is the original Nantes hybrid carrot.

How to Grow

For best growth select a sunny spot with a well prepared deep soil. Sow successive crops 2 weeks apart from mid-spring to early summer. Lay out the seed tape in the desired location and cover it with 6 mm (1/4″) of soil. Space rows 50 cm (20″) apart. Keep the seedbed evenly moist during the 14-21 day germination period. For best seed emergence, avoid crusting over the soil while the seeds are sprouting. Thin seedlings to 5 cm (2″) apart. Keep the soil evenly moist during the growing season and avoid high nitrogen fertilizers when growing carrots.

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Weight 0.03 kg
Dimensions 12 × 7 × 0.1 cm


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