Grow turnips in your garden, and enjoy delicious meals with your very own, home grown produce. Turnip Early Purple seeds produce distinctive white flat roots that are topped with purple, and have an excellent flavour. They are quick to mature, and an ideal 'catch crop' between slower growing vegetables. One of the earliest turnips, they are best eaten small and young.
|Fruiting Period — Spring, Summer|
Sow seed 0.5in (1cm) deep in rows approximately 12in (30cm) apart. Keep soil moist and weed free. Thin the seedlings to one plant every 3in (7.5cm) and water well to replace soil around the roots. Repeat sow every two weeks for a continuous supply.
Keep your plant well watered in dry and hot conditions.