Vegetables

Carrot 'Egmont Gold'

Daucus carota

A large superbly crunchy and vigorous variety. Popular and easy to grow, rich in vitamins. Resists running to seed.

Position

Full sun.

Sow

Direct in bands 15cm wide. Cover, firm down and moisten. Thin after 4 weeks. Sow successive crops at 4-5 weekly intervals.

Care

Work soil well before sowing as deep, well-drained soils give best results. Yates Thrive All Purpose Fertiliser incorporated before sowing will ensure a good crop. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.