This packet contains approx. 40 seeds.
Vegetable Maturity Date
This variety matures in 115 days. Best for winter harvesting.
Advantages of F.1. Hybrids
Hybrid seeds are those bred to carry all the favourable characteristics of its many different "Parents". Advantages include earliness, weather tolerance, size and colour and disease resistance.
When to Sow
Sow in Spring - Autumn - Winter
Where to Grow
In a well drained site in full sun.
Where to Sow
Into trays for subsequent transplanting or after frosts, sow direct where to grow.
Sow seeds 3cm apart, 0.5cm deep in rows 60cm apart.
Keep seedbed evenly moist during germination period. Germination period is between 7-14 days.
Marathon has excellent weather and disease tolerance.