Heirloom Chantenay Red Cored Carrots-- 3000 SEEDS
Rouge Demi-Longue de Chantenay
70 Days. This popular heirloom variety was said to have developed in France in 1829, but it more likely occurred in the late 19th century. The tender roots are a beautiful deep orange and with exquisite flavor. It is called Red-Cored Chantenay for the brilliant scarlet color of its core. Considered superb for canning, freezing, or fresh.
The Chantenay does well in all soil types, even clay, and produces 5-7 inch long roots that are 3" thick at the shoulder.
Days to Maturity: 70 Days
Light: Full Sun
Planting Time: Early Spring and Late Summer
Sowing Method: Direct sow outdoors
Seed Depth: 1/4" (6mm)
Row Spacing: 12"-15" (28cm-38cm)
Plant Spacing: Thin to 2" apart
Days to Germination: 14-21 days depending upon growing conditions.
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