The Land Rover Owners Wife

Carrot, Giant Red RSC (direct sown)

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This is a record of how long this particular set of seeds took to germinate and how they looked at various stages from first appearance to the development of the first set of true leaves and beyond. I hope this will prove useful.

Variety: Giant Red RSC
Direct Sown: 12th April 2013
First Seedling: 28th April 2013
Germination: 16 days

1 week after emerging

1 week after emerging

At a month old and around 1.5 inches tall

Carrot Giant Red Direct Sown

The oldest of the direct sown Giant Reds is now 7 weeks old and the seedlings are approximately 3 inches tall

Carrot Giant Red

At 2.5 months old, there are slim 3-5 inch long roots under the ground. These are longer but not as plump as the Early Nantes at this stage.

Carrot Giant Red direct sown

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