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Swede Seed Champion 'Purple Top'

Code: M6855

Great in soups, stews casseroles and on their own either boiled or steamed. The classic New Zealand variety. Creamy yellow flesh with purple shoulders. A great winter vegetable.
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M6855
Planting Instruction
  • How To Sow: Choose a well drained site in full sun. Sow these seeds direct where to grow in a well prepared seedbed. Sowseeds 3cm apartt, in rows 30cm apart and to a delpth of 1cm
  • Seedling Care: Keep seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period of 7-14 days. Apply McGregor's VegeMax 2 weeks after germination for healthier plans and a maximum crop. Protect your vege garden from snails and slugs with McGregor's Snail and Slug bait and from White Butterfly with McGregor's Derris Dust.
  • Hints and Tips: These sweeds are best harvested when roots are 75-100mm in diameter.
Specs & Warranty
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Autumn
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) Autumn
When To Sow (Temperate Zone 3) Spring
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) Spring
Grow In Gardens
Annual or Perennial
Seed Depth 1cm
Seed Spacing 3cm
Plant Spacing 15cm
Harvest / Flower / Maturity Time 12-14 weeks
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time cont.

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