Turnips And Rutabagas

Winter Turnips, also known as Rutabagas are a maritime favorite grown for their tasty yellow-fleshed, globe-shaped roots and excellent storage quality. Summer Turnips, on the other hand are a quick-growing crop with white-fleshed roots that grow in a flattened globe shape. They are meant for immediate consumption as they don’t store well. Growing Tips: Summer Turnip seed should be sown in early spring through mid-summer, with seeds planted 1cm (1/2”) deep. Once the seedlings have emerged, thin them to 5cm (2”) apart. If Winter Turnip is being planted for fall harvest, sow seed in the garden in mid-June to mid-July. Sow 6 seeds per 30cm (12”), planting them 1cm (1/2”) deep. Thin the seedlings to 6” apart. To prevent Brown Heart (water core) in Winter Turnip, amend the soil with Boron-rich fertilizer. To help thwart other common problems such as Clubroot, practice good crop rotation. Harvest Winter Turnip after several hard frosts by cutting tops and storing the roots in a humid, cold environment.

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Ditmars Bronze Top (Seed)

p/n: ASTUDB

Turnip - Ditmars Bronze Top - Seed Packet

$3.99/EA
Early Purple Top (Seed)

Turnips & Rutabagas - Early Purple Top - Seed Packet

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Laurentian (Seed)

Turnips & Rutabagas - Laurentian - Seed Packet

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Market Express Baby Turnip (Seed)

Turnips & Rutabagas - Market Express Baby Turnip - Seed Packet

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Purple Top White (Organic Seed)

p/n: HM3185

Turnip - Purple Top White (Organic) - Seed Packet

$3.99/EA
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Scarlet Ohno Revival (Organic)

p/n: HM3184

Turnip - Scarlet Ohno Revival (Organic) - Seed Packet

$3.99/EA
York Swede (Seed)

Turnips & Rutabagas - York Swede - Seed Packet

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