Alaska Seeds: Atomic Red Carrot – Vibrant and Nutrient-Rich
Atomic Red Carrot: Add a Burst of Color and Health to Your Alaskan Garden
Alaskan gardening enthusiasts, light up your garden beds with a vivid hue! The Atomic Red Carrot isn’t just about its arresting color – it’s a health powerhouse, too.
The Atomic Red Carrot stands out for many reasons:
- Vibrant Color: A deep, fiery red, it’s sure to catch the eye and brighten up any dish.
- Nutritional Value: Packed with lycopene, it’s a heart-healthy choice that tastes as good as it looks.
- Taste: Expect a crisp texture with a mildly sweet and slightly spicy flavor profile.
- Growth in Alaska: Fear not, Alaskan soils and conditions! This carrot variety is robust, making it an excellent choice for the northern climes.
Planting Guide: Alaskans, begin sowing in late spring. These carrots favor well-drained, loose soil. Position them in a sunny spot, ensuring regular hydration. As they mature, the red deepens, signaling it’s time to harvest.
Open Pollinated: 75-85 Days
Beautifully colored 6″-8″ roots
Sow as soon as the soil can worked
Sow seed 1/2″ deep and space plants 1″-4″ apart
Seed germination is dependent on even/uniform moisture
Keep seed bed moist- not dripping wet until emergence is visible
Roughly 300 seeds per packet