(OPEN-POLLINATED) HEIRLOOM. 68 days. Attractive, deep orange, uniform, 6-7”L, blunt tip, almost coreless. Old standard for sweetness, tenderness and crispy texture! Stores well. USES: Freezing, Fresh Markets, Home Gardens, Juicing. Approximately 23,000 seeds per ounce or 368,000 seeds per pound
Companions: Bean, lettuce, onion, pea, pepper, radish, tomato.
Allies: Chives improve growth and flavor. Rosemary and sage deter carrot fly.
Enemy: Dill retards growth.