Swede- Champion Purple Top

Brassica napus var. napobrassica

Standard seed packet, 150 seeds

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Swede- Champion Purple Top

Brassica napus var. napobrassica

  • Root vegetable
  • Popular variety
  • Good in soups and stews

Cream coloured roots with bright purple tops. Good in soups, stews and as a steamed vegetable. Popular variety; commonly thought of as the best of the swede varieties. Superb flavour. Stores well. Also know as "Swedish Turnip" and "Rutabaga".

How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 10mm
When: Late summer, early autumn (and spring in cool climates)
Germination: 4-10 days @ 16-30°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)
Row Spacing: 50cm
Plant Spacing: 20cm
Position: Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 90 days
*Notes: Protect from aphids and caterpillars.

(Product number: B2-10)
Seeds per gram: 380 seeds

SKU B2-10
Shipping Weight 0.0009kg
Botanical name: Brassica napus var. napobrassica
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 150 seeds
Seeds per gram: 380

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