Brassica Rapa

400 SEEDS

Purple Top White Globe Turnip

Very popular large white globe with purple tops and has a lovely mild and sweet flavour. Turnips are frost tolerant and can grow in a wide range of soils, often preferring heavier soil to loose.

Sow direct and thin out once they reach 2cm tall. Easy to grow just remember to water regularly and consistently.

$3.60

In stock

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Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

400

Sow

Direct

Depth

1cm

Plant Spacing

15cm

Row Spacing

40cm

Position

Full Sun

Height

Low

Harvest

55-70 Days

Cool Climate

Sow All Year

Temperate Climate

Sow in Apr-Dec

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Mar-Sep

Tropical Climate

Sow in Apr-Jul

Health & Culinary

Young turnips can be eaten raw like a radish and turnip tops can be cooked like spinach. Larger globes are great in soups and stews and are delicious roasted.

Source of vitamins A, C and calcium.