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Purple Haze F1 Rainbow F1 Fuerte F1 Carrots (Daucus carota sativus) Approx. 23,000 sd/oz. Pkt plants 30 ft. of row; ½ oz sows 100 ft. Direct-sow 2-4 lbs/acre. Sow seeds ½" deep, 1-3" apart in rows 16-30" apart. Seeds germinate in about 8 days. Days to maturity are from sowing. Danvers Type 2533U Danvers #126 Improved 75 days. Heavier yield than Danvers. Smooth, orange-red roots have well colored cores, avg 6-8"L (about 1" longer than Danvers). Heat-resistant tops. Fresh Mkt, Storage. Imperator Types 2550 Neptune F1 65 days. Blunt Imperator type with smooth exterior. 8-10"L x 1.5"W. Mid orange with refined core. Nice sweet flavor, avg 5% Brix, with high carotene, avg about 140 ppm. Strong 16" dark green tops. Exceptionally high yield potential and excellent field-holding ability. Tolerant ALB. Bunching, Cello pack, Cut/Peel. 2563 Purple Haze F1 70 days. Smooth, deep purple 10-12" roots are very sweet. Broad shoulder tapers to a point. Bright orange interior. Cooking will fade the outer purple color. Vigorous 14-16" tops. Restaurant, Salad blends, Specialty. 2566 Rainbow F1 70 days. A truly unique, single variety - not a blend of seed. Each color offers a distinctive flavor and all have high sugar content. Produces, long, 7-8" cylindrical roots of yellow, white, light orange, dark orange & coral. Strong 12-14" tops. A beautiful variety that makes great product displays. Popular with chefs and farmers' market shoppers. Fresh Mkt, Restaurant, Specialty. 2588 Yellowstone 90 days. Bright yellow eye appeal. 10½ x 1½" tapered roots, sweet and crispy. Extra interest for salad. Novelty color carrot market. Restaurant, Roadside. Baby Nantes Types 2523 Adelaide F1 65 days. Perfect for the baby carrot mkt. 3½"L x ¾"W cylindrical, short, smooth, blunt roots. Interior is bright orange and coreless. Tops are 6". Fresh "Baby" Mkt and Home Garden. 2549U Little Finger 50-68 days. OP. Baby nantes type. Roots color quickly, can be pulled early at 3"L x ½"W. Blunt cylindrical roots, smooth skin, very small core. Somewhat small tops. Must be harvested early for quality baby carrots. Baby Fresh Carrots, Canning, Pickling. 2583U Thumbelina 60-70 days. OP. Round carrot. 1"W roots. Thin skin needs no peeling. Holds crispness and sweetness longer than other round OP carrots. Grows well in heavy soils. Fun for fresh snacks. Fresh Mkt. Envy F1 Ingot F1 Nantes Types 2538 Envy F1 66 days. Large, 12"L x 1¾"W cylindrical roots. Sweet, smooth, uniform bright orange roots taper very slowly to blunt ends. Fast vigorous growth, early maturity. Top variety for production of fresh jumbo carrots. Fresh Mkt, Garden. 2540 FuerteF1 65-70 days. Mid-Early. High quality Nantes hybrid. Uniform shape and size, strong tops. Cylindrical mid-orange roots 6-9"L with blunt tip and some shoulder, diam about 1½"L at tip to 2½"W at shoulder. Tops are vigorous, strong stemmed, 18-24"T. Proven capable of high yields in many areas. Fresh Mkt, Bunching, Shipping. 2543 Ingot F1 70-75 days. 8"L x 1¼"W. Sweet, full sugar flavor, high color, beta carotene, high yield potential, smooth roots. Strong mid green tops, 15- 18". Fresh Mkt, Roadside, Bunching, Juicing. 2568U Scarlet Nantes 68 days. OP. Popular variety for early market. Attractive, quality roots 6-7"L with dependable, delicious flavor, sweet and tender. Fresh Mkt. Tall Utah Samba F1 Celery (Apium graveolens dulce) Approximately 72,000 sd/oz. Pkt produces about 500 plants; 1 oz produces about 10,000 plants. Seeds germ in about 21 days. Set plants 6-12" apart in rows 18-40" apart. Days to maturity are from transplant. 2672U Samba F1 80 days. Early, smooth, dark-green stalks, excellent eating quality, good stress resistance. Plant is compact and heavy with high yield potential. Overall height is 2 ft, producing 1 ft stalks at harvest. Resistant Fusarium. Fresh Mkt, Shipping. 2678U Tall Utah 120 days. OP. Well-known and in demand for high quality harvest, superior pack. Thick, smooth long petioles are produced on tall vigorous, sturdy plants, 10-11" to the first joint. Resistant to brown check; Tolerance to certain strains of Western Celery Mosaic. Carrot Disease Codes ALB Alternaria Leaf Blight Cat# Carrot 1⁄8 oz 1 oz ¼ lb 1 lb 5 lb (per lb) 25 lb (per lb) 2533U Danvers #126 Improved 1.45 2.60 4.45 15.00 13.45 12.25 2549U Little Finger 1.45 2.80 9.25 31.25 27.75 25.50 2568U Scarlet Nantes 1.45 2.40 4.55 15.30 13.65 12.45 2583U Thumbelina 1.45 4.20 14.15 47.95 42.50 39.00 Cat# Carrot (M = 1000) 500 sd 2500 sd 10 M (per M) 50 M (per M) 100 M (per M) 500 M (per M) 2523 Adelaide 1.50 3.45 1.15 0.95 0.87 0.77 2538 Envy 1.45 4.40 1.40 1.15 1.00 0.95 2540 Fuerte 2.20 8.35 2.70 2.30 2.00 1.85 2543 Ingot 1.45 2.00 0.66 0.56 0.51 0.45 2550 Neptune 1.45 2.00 0.66 0.56 0.51 0.45 2563 Purple Haze 1.70 6.45 2.00 1.75 1.55 1.45 2566 Rainbow 1.70 6.45 2.00 1.75 1.55 1.45 2588 Yellowstone 1.45 3.65 1.15 1.00 0.91 0.81 Cat# Celery (M=1000) 500 sd 1000 sd 5M 10M (per M) 50M (per M) 2672U Samba 7.45 11.15 8.90 7.50 6.55 Cat# Celery 1⁄32 oz ½ oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb 5 lb (per lb) 2678U Tall Utah Improved 1.85 3.20 5.30 8.65 15.00 23.55 22.45 To Order Call: 800-622-7333 (USA) or 864-227-5140 (Int'l) 17


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