Early Nantes, suitable for early production of bunching carrots, for the fresh market as well as for later cultivation for the short term storage. Smooth and glowing orange skin when washed. Bunches can be harvested after 90 days. Narrow crown and fine leaves. Sweet, rounded, juicy fresh flavour.
Use: Bunching and fresh marketType: NantaiseGrowing season: 90-110 daysRoot shape: cylindrical, medium long
Sowing depth: 1.5-2.5 cmAmount of seed needed: bunching: 1.5-2.0 million seeds/ha; ca. 100 seeds per running meter
fresh market: 1.2-1.8 million seeds/ha; 80-100 seeds per running meter
processing: 0.8-1 million seeds/ha; 60-70 seeds per running meter Planting distance: 30-50 x 2-3 cmDirect sowing: in open ground from March till early July at the latest, for bunching till end of JulyOptimal amount of plants: bunching 120-150 plants/m²
fresh market 120-200 plants/m²
processing 80-120 plants/m²
Multiplier: Albert Stolzenberger, Augustin Deceans, Gärtnerei Piluweri, Gärtnerei Willmann, Michel Thibaud, Sativa Rheinau, Versuchsbetrieb der Universität Hohenheim, Betriebsteil KleinhohenheimBreeder: M. PickelCerifications: Bio Cohérence, Bioland, Demeter, EU Bio