Grow Heirloom Carrots – Cosmic Purple Carrot Seeds:
Imagine your excitement at pulling up a purple carrot from your garden! Now that’s Cosmic! Smooth purple skin with yellow/orange flesh, Cosmic Purple Carrots offer a sweet flavor and dinner plate appeal. Tapered roots are best harvested at 7″.
Name:Carrot Seeds – Cosmic Purple
Botanical Name:Daucus Carrota
Light Requirement:Full Sun, Partial Sun
Planting Season:Cool Season
Plant Type:Long-Lasting Root Vegetable, Roots are Tapered and Best Harvested Around 7″
Features:Open Pollinated, Good for Microgreens
Fruit Size:8-11 Inch Long Roots
Days to Maturity:75 Days
Plant Height:4-8 Inches
Plant Spacing:2-3 inches
Planting Depth:1/4 inch
Sowing Method:Direct Sow
Seeds per Packet:600 mg
Seeds per Pound:288, 000
Hardiness Zones:2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
How to Grow Cosmic Purple Carrots
When to Plant Carrot Seeds
Start your seeds in late Spring 3-5 weeks before your last frost.
Where to Plant Carrot Seeds
Carrots prefer full sun but can tolerate some shade. Seeds will grow best in deep, loose, and well-drained soil. It is best to sow seeds directly into the garden rather than starting indoors and later transplanting.
How to Plant Carrot Seeds
Plant your seeds 2 inches apart and a