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 0.5in (1.5cm) deep in rows 15in (40cm) apart. Thin out to 6in (15cm) apart and keep well watered in dry weather. Protect seedlings if frost is imminent.
Keep your plant well watered in dry and hot conditions.