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RUTABAGA, American Purple Top - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

RUTABAGA, American Purple Top

Heirloom Rutabaga Seeds

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Approximate seed count per packet ( 1.0g = 319 seeds )

American Purple Top Rutabaga (Brassica napus var. napobrassica 'American Purple Top'): Sweet and Nutty Roots for Your Garden

Cultivate the sweet and nutty roots of American Purple Top Rutabaga (Brassica napus var. napobrassica 'American Purple Top') in your garden. Known for its distinctive purple and white coloration, round shape, and versatile culinary uses, this rutabaga variety is a popular choice for soups, stews, roasts, and mashes. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of American Purple Top Rutabaga for a rewarding gardening experience and a harvest of delicious and nutritious roots.

Key Features:

  • Distinctive Purple and White Coloration: American Purple Top Rutabaga features a unique and eye-catching purple top with a creamy white bottom, adding visual appeal to your garden and culinary creations.
  • Round Shape: These rutabagas exhibit a classic round shape, making them easy to harvest and prepare. The uniformity in shape ensures consistent cooking results for various culinary applications.
  • Sweet and Nutty Flavor: Enjoy the sweet and nutty flavor of American Purple Top Rutabaga roots. The distinct taste makes them a versatile ingredient for soups, stews, roasts, and mashed rutabaga dishes.
  • Versatile Culinary Uses: The roots of American Purple Top Rutabaga are suitable for a variety of culinary applications, adding flavor and nutrition to your favorite dishes. Explore different cooking methods to discover their culinary versatility.
  • Quick Growth: American Purple Top Rutabaga is known for its rapid growth, allowing you to enjoy a bountiful harvest in a relatively short time. This makes it an excellent choice for gardeners seeking a quick and rewarding crop.
  • Mature Size: Mature American Purple Top Rutabaga roots can reach a diameter of 4 to 6 inches, showcasing the distinctive purple and white coloration.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate sweet and nutty American Purple Top Rutabaga using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, loose soil. American Purple Top Rutabaga prefers soil with good drainage and a slightly acidic to neutral pH for optimal root development.
  • Sunlight: Full sun is ideal for American Purple Top Rutabaga. Provide a location with direct sunlight exposure to promote healthy foliage growth and the development of sweet and nutty roots.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent and even watering throughout the growing season. Adequate moisture is crucial for American Purple Top Rutabaga to produce plump and flavorful roots.
  • Spacing: Plant American Purple Top Rutabaga with recommended spacing to allow for proper root development and air circulation. Adequate spacing ensures that each rutabaga has room to grow to its full size.

Experience the joy of growing and savoring the sweet and nutty roots of American Purple Top Rutabaga in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the delicious and nutritious addition of American Purple Top Rutabaga to your culinary repertoire.

American Purple Top Rutabaga Planting Information

Days to Germination: 9
Days to Maturity: 90
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Plant Spacing: 6-8"
Row Spacing: 18-24"
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
9596 153543
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
B7059 2022-12-31 90%