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Swede

Champion Purple Top (Best Of All)

Best roots and most widely grown variety. Cooks to a pleasing rich flavour and yellow colour. Long keeping. 90 days.

Seed count: 380/g.

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Packet (900 seeds) $3.50
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20g $7.00
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50g $14.00
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General information:

Swede

Brassica napus

Known in Europe in the Middle Ages. Plant late summer or early autumn for good development by winter. Likes soils high in organic matter. Sweetness improves with frost, so harvest after frost, can store in high humidity at low temperatures for months.

Swede planting information:

When To Plant In Australia
Tropics:Feb-May
Subtropic:Jan-May
Mild:Jan-Apr
Cold/Frost:Any
Seed Sowing
Plant space cm:10-20
Row space cm:45-70
Depth cm:1
Best soil temp:15-30 °C
 
Other Info
Number of seeds per gram:380-480
Rate per hectare:2kg
Average days to maturity:70-75
Seed savers needed
Edible Flowers
Sprout & Eat
Sprout & Cut
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