Cherry Belle Organic Radish Seeds 4165. Heirloom Vegetable. Approx. 350 seeds/pkt (90-100 seeds/gram).
Here is a delightful-looking summer radish with 2.5-5cm (1-2in) diameter cherry-red roots that have a pleasing, mild-flavoured white flesh. Cherry Belle holds great potential for extending the season as it forces well under glass and maintains its superior eating quality for a long time. An ideal variety for late spring and early summer plantings. Introduced in 1949.
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Sow early in a sunny site as soon as the ground is workable in the spring. Sow seed every two weeks 12mm (1/2in) deep and about 2.5cm (1in) apart in rows about 30cm (12in) apart. Keep soil evenly moist during germination and growth. Harvest in 3-4 weeks when the roots have reached the size of a large marble.
- Planting Depth: 2.5cm (1in)
- Seed Spacing: 20cm (12in)
- Row Spacing: 30cm (12in)
|Days to Emergence
||Often less than three days. Longer in cool soil. Moist soil is essential for germination.
|Days to Harvest||25 days
|Degree of Difficulty||Easy
|Frost Tolerance||Can Withstand Light Frost|
|Growth Habit||Root Crop|
|Height||Low to Medium (15 - 30cm)|
|Organic Status||Certified Organic|
|Propagation||Sow Direct Every Two Weeks as Long as Weather is cool|