Daucus carota 'Chantenay red cored 2'

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Carrot
Chantenay red cored 2
Carrot Chantenay Red Cored 2.jpg
Scientific Classification
Species: Daucus Carota
Heirloom
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Hybrid
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Open pol
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The Chantenay red cored 2 is a stocky, wedge shaped carrot with a small core.

Planner[edit]

J F M A M J J A S O N D
Sow Outdoors
Harvest

Growing[edit]

Sow[edit]

thinly where they are to crop, 1.5cm (½in) deep directly into finely prepared soil which has already been watered. Allow 30cm (1ft) between rows.[1]

Early sowings may benefit from cloche protection. Seedlings usually appear in 14-21 days.[1]

Regular sowings made every three weeks will ensure a continuous supply of young roots.[1]

Thinning[edit]

Thing by harvesting young carrots evenly from the row, allowing remainder to grow on.[1]

Aftercare[edit]

Water well until plants are established.[1]

Harvesting[edit]

Roots can be lifted in autumn. Remove soil and store in dry sand.[1]

References[edit]

  1. a b c d e f (2010). Carrot: Chantenay Red Cored 2 - Seed Packet. Mr Fothergill's. Kenford, Newmarket.
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