A late maturing variety that peforms magnificently under cold conditions. The attractive purple-and-white globe-shaped roots can be harvested from November to March.
For first summer crops sow early April onwards in drills 1.8cm (¾") deep and 30cm (12") apart. For winter use sow at the end of July and again about the second week in August.
Aftercare - Easy:True
Beds & Borders:True
Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:True
HEALTH BENEFITS - Both roots and green tops may be used and are high in vitamin C (Anti-ageing, wound healing, decreasing blood cholesterol and prevention of infections. Assists the body in absorbing iron) and fibre. COOKING HINTS - Unlike many vegetables, turnips retain their nutrients well when cooked.
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