Long Scarlet Radish (Raphanus sativus)
Also known as Cincinnati Market Radish, this pinky-red heirloom is sweet and flavorful without the pungency than other varieties. Crisp roots are carrot-shaped and up to 6” long. Flesh is bright white and crunchy.
- 200 seeds minimum
- Germination: 4-7 days
- Maturity: 25-30 days
- Direct sow ½” deep and 1” apart in full sun/partial shade as soon as soil can be worked. Thin seedlings to 2-3 inches apart.
- Plant again in late summer for a fall harvest.