A popular early variety producing large globe shaped roots with a purple crown. The flesh is of excellent flavour. Ideal in soups and stews.
sow direct into rows. Cover with yates seed raising mix, firm down and keep moist. Thin out seedlings if necessary.
choose a sunny, well-drained position. Add thrive granular all purpose fertiliser for best results. Keep well watered and eat roots when young and tender. Protect from snails with yates blitzem.