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Parsnip Seeds - Picador F1
£2.79
Parsnip Seeds - Picador F1

Parsnip Seeds - Picador F1

Pastinaca sativa

A vigorous hybrid parsnip, producing an enviable crop of long, tapering, smooth-skinned roots, with excellent resistance to canker. And the flavour? - outstanding! RHS Award of Garden Merit winner. Maturing time from sowing seed 32-36 weeks.

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Excellent canker resistance

A vigorous hybrid parsnip, producing an enviable crop of long, tapering, smooth-skinned roots, with excellent resistance to canker. And the flavour? - outstanding! RHS Award of Garden Merit winner. Maturing time from sowing seed 32-36 weeks.

Sow end February-mid June. Advised minimum distances between rows 15cm (6"). Ideal distance between plants in the row 5cm (2"). Sow direct into finely raked soil when conditions are favourable in spring, then at 2-3 week intervals until, the end of mid-June.

Colour:Other

Resistance to Disease:True

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Height:31-40cm

Edible Flower:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:True

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

F1 Variety:True

Shrub:False

Special varieties have been chosen which are particularly suitable for eating at a young stage when they are quite small. Eat them raw in salads, lightly steamed or used in stir-fry recipes. For best results you must ensure the soil is fertile and well prepared. Dig in garden compost or peat prior to sowing or planting and apply fertiliser between crops. HEALTH BENEFITS: Contains vitamin C (Anti-ageing, wound healing, decreasing blood cholesterol and prevention of infections. Assists the body in absorbing iron) and Potassium (Regulates heart rhythm, nerve impulses and muscle function) as well as being a good source of energy boosting starchy carbohydrates.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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