Heirloom variety that is popular because of its great storing capability. Orange-scarlet roots are smooth and even shaped, and grow 15 cm long and 2.5 cm thick. Sow carrots in well prepared light soil after the soil temperature rises above 8°C.
Keep seedbed evenly moist avoiding crusting over while the seeds are sprouting. Do not use a high nitrogen fertilizer.
An early variety imported from Denmark. Heads are round ranging in size from 4 1/2 – 5 1/2 lbs. Sowing instructions: Plant seeds 0.5 inches deep indoors from February-March or directly outdoors from May-June. Transplant seedlings in May spacing plants 18-24 inches apart and rows 24-30 inches apart. Harvest in September. Maturity: 68-70 days