Turnip, Laurentian #2015
Old, standard, heirloom swede turnip for storage. Large, purple-shouldered, uniform globes with creamy yellow flesh. Great winter keeper. Turnips have the highest calcium content of all root crops. Sow outdoors as soon as possible in spring. Plant 1„4-1„2″ deep and 2″ apart in rows 24″ apart. Germinates in 7-14 days. Thin to 4-6″ apart. Sow every 2 weeks for continuous harvest. Sun to partial shade. This year seed is provided by Craig Redden of Upper Stewiacke, NS
Cochrane Family Farm is a Certified organic family farm that follows permaculture practices to continually improve the soil. We do not use any chemical sprays or other chemical inputs and only grow hand tended heirloom varieties of vegetables, herbs, and flowers. We do not grow any hybrids. Because of these practices our seeds are well adapted and vigorous.
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