China Rose Winter, ORGANIC

Raphanus sativus

HEIRLOOM Blessed with an evocative name, this heirloom made its way from China to Europe traveling with missionaries. A very hardy radish with a delicate rose colored skin. Oblong 5" roots store very well.

Oh there's always room for radishes in the garden! A very easy-to-grow root crop popular around the world, try a making a quick glazed radish side dish from France or a pickled daikon from Japan. Coming in myriad shapes and colors, radishes make a flavorful addition to salads, stir frys, saut├ęs, and braises. Nutrients: vitamin C, K, B6, folate, potassium, calcium, and magnesium.
SizePrice QtyPurchase
2 grams - Packet $ 2.75
1/2 oz $ 8.25
1 oz $ 12.40
Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
2500 1 oz 40 lbs 35
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
All 45-80°F Full/Part Moderately Tolerant
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Direct Seed 1/2" 1/2" 240
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
1-2" 4-11 Biennial 2-5 years
Radish is a very fast growing, moderately frost-tolerant, easy to grow vegetable. It prefers evenly moist, fertile soil in full sun. Sow in 3 week succession plantings from spring through fall. Plant Seeds: 1/2" deep, 1/2" between seeds, in rows 8" apart. Soil Temp: 45-80 F. Days to Sprout: 4-11. Thin To/Mature Plant Spacing: 2". Companions: beans, beets, carrots, chervil, nasturtium, parsnips, squash, spinach, lettuce. Antagonists: brassicas, grape, hyssop, kohlrabi, potato, turnips. Seeds/Oz:2500. Seed Wt./100' Row: 1oz. Yield/100' row: 40 lbs. Days to Harvest: 20-30. Seed Viability: 2-5 years.