â€˜Purple Hazeâ€™ is a unique smooth purple Carrot that tapers to a point and reveals a bright orange center when cut. Carrots are good size at 25-28 cm (10-11 in) long! AAS Judges noted the sweet flavor during taste tests. The best presentation of â€˜Purple Hazeâ€™ Carrots will be when used raw, since cooking will dissolve the purple color. Only normal Carrot growing conditions are needed to produce an abundance of ‘Purple Haze’ Carrots. Grow ‘Purple Haze’ Carrots in large containers, with herbs such as parsley and sage.
Seed outdoors as soon as weather and soil conditions permit. Cover seed lightly with soil, 6 to 7 seeds per 30 cm (1 ft) of row. Average garden soil and a sunny location is ideal. Carrots germinate in 7 to 14 days. Keep soil moist until all seed has germinated, do not allow soil to crust. As Carrot seed is very fine it can cook on extreme hot days. The garden blanket is ideal as an aid speed-up germination. Thin to 3 cm (1 1/2 in) apart when plants are 6 cm (3 in) high. Approximately 900 seeds per gram.
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