Gaia Organic Seeds - Cosmic Purple Carrot
All seeds are grown organically in Ottawa, Ontario and follow strict certification guidelines to guarantee top quality seeds. Gaia Organic Seeds passion lies in sustaining biodiversity in the plants we consume!
Cosmic Purple Carrot | Daucus carota subsp. sativus | Ecologically grown | Annual/Biennial | Open Pollinated | Heirloom
Deep purple skin, orange flesh, and a little spicy tasting. Very pretty looking at a market stand. 7” in size.
Companion plants: Chives, Leeks, Legumes, Nasturtiums, Onions, Radishes, Rosemary. Far from: Coriander, Dill, Fennel, Parsnip.
Planting tip: Direct seed as soon as the soil can be worked. Successive plant from spring until mid-summer.
Harvesting tip: When the carrot reaches the right color and flavor. Last 3 weeks in fields after full maturation in summer and longer in winter.
Storage tip: Store at 0°C at 95% humidity and good air circulation.