Carrot – Nandor – Seed Tape

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Carrot Nandor F1 Hybrid Seed Tapes (Aimers Seed Tape) 1005. This Nantes-type carrot produces distinct blunt-ended roots that average 15-20 cm (6-8?) long. This is a great tasting, tender, typically coreless carrot with a rich bright orange colour. Nandor is the original Nantes hybrid carrot.

How to Grow:

For best growth select a sunny spot with a well prepared deep soil. Sow successive crops 2 weeks apart from mid-spring to early summer. Lay out the seed tape in the desired location and cover it with 6 mm (1/4?) of soil. Space rows 50 cm (20?) apart. Keep the seedbed evenly moist during the 14-21 day germination period. For best seed emergence, avoid crusting over the soil while the seeds are sprouting. Thin seedlings to 5 cm (2?) apart. Keep the soil evenly moist during the growing season and avoid high nitrogen fertilizers when growing carrots.

Lifecycle: Biennial Harvested as an Annual
Propagation:  Sow Direct
Days to Emergence:  14 – 21
Light:  Full Sun
Growth Habit:  Root Crop
Height:  Medium (30 to 45 cm)(12 to 18″)
Frost Tolerance: Frost Hardy
Days to Harvest: 70 days
Degree of Difficulty: Easy
Heritage: Hybrid
Length of Row Packet: 2m (6′-6″)
Family Name: Apiaceae
Latin: Daucus carota sativa