Smooth, round roots, averaging 7-10cm in diameter, the Purple Top turnip is white below the soil line and bright purple above. Its large, lobed greens are also edible and should not be wasted.
When to Plant
Zone 1: September – September-May
Zone 2: September – September-May
Zone 3: August-May
Zone 4: April-June
Spacing: 15 - 20cm
Depth: 0.5 – 1cm
Position: Full sun preferred, will tolerate partial shade.
Soil: Free Draining with plenty of compost
How to Plant: Use a free draining soil well integrated with compost or good quality potting mix when growing in pots. Plant directly into the patch and keep well watered, particularly in the warmer months.
Companion Plants: Pea, Bean, Carrot
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