Daucus carota 'Rainbow'
Carrot - F1 Hybrid 'Rainbow'
Daucus carota Carrot 'Rainbow' is the result of unique breeding over many years and is a true F1 mixture of pastel shades with a diversity in skin and core colours, ranging from white to pale yellow through shades of orange. Washed sliced roots are sweet, juicy and tender, adding an exciting contrast to any salad or cooked dish. All colours of Daucus carota Carrot Rainbow are high in vitamins and other nutrients.
|Berry colour||White, Orange, Yellow|
|Botanical name||Daucus carota|
|Common name||Carrot - F1 Hybrid 'Rainbow'|
|Plant type||Vegetable Seeds|
|Season of interest||Summer, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||1 - 2 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Useful/additional information||Sow seeds April to June. Sow seeds thinly, 1cm (½in) deep in drills 30cm (12in) apart. Thin seedlings carefully when large enough to handle to reduce risk of carrot root fly attacks, and cover later sowings with netting or fleece. Keep well watered for best quality roots. Lift and store mature roots for winter use.|