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CARROT, Cosmic Purple - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom

CARROT, Cosmic Purple

Heirloom Carrot Seeds

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Approximate seed count per packet ( 0.6g = 356 seeds )

Chantenay Carrot (Daucus carota 'Chantenay'): Classic Flavor and Reliable Growth

Enjoy the classic flavor and reliable growth of Chantenay Carrot (Daucus carota 'Chantenay'). This well-known carrot variety is prized for its sweet and earthy taste, making it a favorite among gardeners and culinary enthusiasts. Explore the culinary potential and ease of cultivation with Chantenay Carrot, a versatile choice for home gardens.

Key Features:

  • Classic Sweet Flavor: Delight in the classic sweet and earthy flavor of Chantenay Carrot. This variety is a popular choice for its culinary versatility and delicious taste.
  • Tapered and Sturdy Roots: Appreciate the tapered and sturdy roots of Chantenay Carrot. The conical shape and strong structure make it easy to harvest and an ideal candidate for both fresh eating and cooking.
  • Reliable Growth: Enjoy the reliable growth of Chantenay Carrot. This variety is known for its adaptability to various soil conditions and its ability to thrive in different gardening environments.
  • Great for Containers: Cultivate Chantenay Carrot in containers or raised beds. The compact nature of this variety makes it well-suited for small-space gardening, allowing you to enjoy homegrown carrots even in limited areas.
  • Versatile Culinary Uses: Add versatility to your culinary creations with Chantenay Carrot. Whether enjoyed fresh, roasted, or used in soups and stews, this carrot variety brings a reliable and delightful flavor to a variety of dishes.
  • Plant Type: Chantenay Carrot is typically grown as an annual, completing its life cycle within a single growing season.
  • Root Size: Mature roots can reach a length of 5 to 7 inches, forming a tapered and conical shape.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate the classic flavor and reliable growth of Chantenay Carrot with optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, loamy soil enriched with organic matter. Chantenay Carrot thrives in loose soil with a pH ranging from 6.0 to 7.5.
  • Sunlight: Full sun exposure for at least 6-8 hours a day. Adequate sunlight is essential for healthy foliage and the development of sweet and flavorful carrots.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent moisture, especially during the active growth period. Adequate hydration supports healthy root development and ensures the production of high-quality carrots.
  • Temperature: Chantenay Carrot is adaptable to various temperatures but prefers cool to mild conditions. Plant in early spring or late summer for optimal growth and harvest.

Experience the classic flavor and reliable growth of Chantenay Carrot. Order your seeds today and enjoy the satisfaction of growing and harvesting this versatile and delicious carrot variety in your garden.

Cosmic Purple Carrot Planting Information

Days to Germination: 8
Days to Maturity: 62
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Plant Spacing: 1-3"
Row Spacing: 18-24"
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
17802 284832
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
B7387-1 2022-12-31 75%