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Purple Top White Globe Rutabaga (Brassica napus, Napobrassica Group) Approx. 12,000 sd/oz. Pkt plants 25-30' of row; ¼ oz sows 100' Direct sow 1-2 lbs/acre. Sow sd ¼-½" deep, 2-6" apart in rows 12-26" apart. Germs in about 9 days. Days to maturity are from sowing. 3980U American Purple Top 90 days. High quality, selected strain. Large, round roots are deep purplish red above, yellow below; small tap root. Fine grained flesh is firm, crisp, mild and sweet. Small tops, short necks. Turnip (Brassica rapa, Rapifera Group) Approx. 15,000 sd/oz. Pkt plants 40' of row; ½ oz sows 100'. Direct sow 1-2 lbs/acre. Sow sd ¼-½" deep, 2-6" apart in rows 12-36" apart. Germs in about 7 days. Days to maturity are from sowing. Hybrids 4619 Alamo F1 33 days. Excellent taste, yields and regrowth ability. Short petiole with the greens having broad leaves and the roots are small, narrowed and tapered. 4624 All Top F1 35 days. Greens only; does not form roots. Uniform plants produce large, broad, smooth green leaves with sturdy green stems; excellent for greens, forage. 4629 Just Right F1 28 days for greens; 60 days for roots. Dual purpose type best for fall planting. Produces glossy, tender leaves for greens; or grow on for roots. Snow white roots are smooth, up to 6"W, high quality. 4644 Royal Crown F1 40 days. Improved hybrid of Purple Top White Globe type. Tops are taller, more erect and deeper green, with more intense deep purple color on flat, globe shaped root crowns. High yield potential of uniform roots and quality dark greens. Regrows rapidly after cutting and holds well in field. Roots harvested at 3-6" average 14 oz., are sweet, smooth textured, resist pithiness until late in the season. Thick strong stems to 24"T. Fresh Mkt, Roadside, Shipping. Royal Crown F1 Seven Top 4654 Southern Green F1 35 days for earliest greens. Large oval, very dark, glossy smooth green leaves, excellent for greens production. Vigorous, Savanna type, tall growing habit, early rapid growth and quick regrowth after cutting. Bolt tolerant and highly productive. Small short roots. Good reports from Georgia and Carolina growers. Fresh Mkt, Roadside, Shipping. 4659 & 4659U Tokyo Cross F1 35 days. Early harvest of high quality. Perfectly globe-shaped roots are pure white, smooth; 2" roots ready in only 35 days. Plant closely and reduce nitrogen fertilizer. Plants can be harvested over longer period; roots grow up to 6"W without pithiness. 4664 Topper F1 36 days for greens. 80 days for roots. Very heavy-yielding. Seven Top type. Vigorous tops up to 28"T; thick, smooth, lobed leaves are broad and dark green. 4669 White Lady F1 28-35 days. Sweet, tender and delicious. Medium-size, pure white roots are flattened round, slow to get pithy. Bright green tops to 20"T have little pubescence. Harvest roots at any stage. Plants resist bolting. Open Pollinated 4634U Purple Top White Globe 55 days. Improved strain. Uniform, smooth, attractive roots with purple and white skin. Fine-grained, tender white flesh. 4649U Seven Top 45 days. For greens only. Produces large quantities of tender, flavorful leaves for greens, forage. Cat# Rutabaga 1⁄8 oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb 5 lb (per lb) 10 lb (per lb) 25 lb (per lb) 3980U American Purple Top 1.45 2.40 3.55 5.30 7.95 5.55 3.75 3.25 Cat# Turnip 1⁄16 oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb 5 lb (per lb) 10 lb (per lb) 25 lb (per lb) 4619 Alamo 1.75 10.15 35.50 62.00 111.00 104.00 99.00 94.00 4624 All Top 1.55 8.90 31.25 54.00 98.00 90.00 86.00 82.00 4629 Just Right 1.60 13.50 47.25 82.00 149.00 138.00 131.00 125.00 4644 Royal Crown 1.75 10.15 35.50 62.00 111.00 104.00 99.00 94.00 4654 Southern Green 1.70 9.85 34.25 60.00 ------------- ------------- ------------- ------------- 4659, 4659U Tokyo Cross 2.15 17.70 62.00 108.00 194.00 181.00 172.00 163.00 4664 Topper 1.75 10.15 35.50 62.00 111.00 104.00 99.00 94.00 4669 White Lady 2.15 17.15 60.00 104.00 188.00 176.00 166.00 158.00 Cat# Turnip 1⁄8 oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb 5 lb (per lb) 10 lb (per lb) 25 lb (per lb) 4634U Purple Top White Globe 1.45 2.00 2.40 3.50 4.70 4.40 4.15 3.95 4649U Seven Top 1.45 2.05 2.45 3.55 4.75 4.45 4.20 4.00 Topper F1 White Lady F1 Just Right F1 All Top F1 Alamo F1 Tokyo Cross F1 To Order Call: 800-622-7333 (USA) or 864-227-5140 (Int'l) 81


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