Grow radishes in your garden, and enjoy delicious meals with your very own, home grown produce. Radish French Breakfast seeds produce quick growing, long rooted, crisp and tender radishes that have a mild flavour. A must, in every garden, particularly as a row of radishes can be squeezed in as a catch crop between slower growing vegetables.
|Fruiting Period — Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Prepare double rows 30cm (12”) apart, 5cm (2”) deep, sowing seeds 25cm (10”) apart. If more than one double row is to be planted allow 60cm (24”) between them. Pinch out the top of the plants when pods are 7-10cm (3-4”) long. This will encourage an earlier crop of well filled pods and help to deter blackfly.
Broad Beans like a rich, well dug soil but most soils will give a satisfactory crop. If possible feed the soil before sowing with a general fertiliser. Pick regularly to ensure a continuous supply. Seedlings emerge 10-14 days. Will require support by way of staking or trellis to assist the plant holding up the weight of the harvest.
Keep soil moist.