|Item Number||Italian Name||Scientific Name|
Mezza Lunga Nantese 2
An early variety, very well known and appreciated by growers. The roots Is perfectly cylindrical, smooth and is a bright reddish-orange in color with a slender core of the same color. For years its quality and uniformity have been a guarantee of excellent results. Best grown in loose, cool, deep, and well-worked soil, but clay soils may also be suitable. Compact soil is not recommended, as the roots do not grow well and tend to fork.
Sow broadcast or continuously along rows from February to August, with about 10 inches between rows.
|Life Cycle||Days of Maturity||Sun Type||Spread||Max Height||Planting Time|
|Biennial||60-80 days||Full||6-10 inches||8 inches||Late winter to late summer|
= Outside Sow Period
= Sow Indoors then Transplant seedlings
= Harvest Period
= Tunnel/Cloche Gardening