Carrot Purple

Daucus carota

Small, purple carrot with an orange-yellow centre. This tasty root vegetable is often claimed to be the perfect health food and is a particularly good source of beta carotene, fibre, Vitamin K, potassium and antioxidants.

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  • Height / Spacing: 15-20cm
  • Lifespan: Annual
  • Superfoods: Superfoods are thought to contain antioxidants and nutrients that may help prevent many common diseases and illnesses. Add them to your diet and feel the difference.
  • Planting Guide: Plant 5-10cm apart. Cultivate soil so that is deep, loose and almost powdery to allow the roots to grow straight. Avoid over fertilising or incorporating organic matter just prior to planting as this may cause misshapen growth.
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