Watermelon Radish Sliced Open
Watermelon radish large beautiful root with purple pink core and light green exterior layer eaten raw or sliced thin to use for wraps seed packet artwork

Radishes - Watermelon

5 out of 5 based on 3 customer ratings
(3 customer reviews)

Raphanus sativus

Can a radish be glamorous? With a magenta heart that blends into white flesh with lime green skin, only a radish this confident and stylish could pull off such an array of color. Large roots can be up to baseball sized. Best when sown for late fall harvest.

 

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, sautés, and braises. Nutrients: vitamin C, K, B6, folate, potassium, calcium, and magnesium.
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SKU: 069-009-0-C. Category: .

Product Description

Average Seed / oz Seed / 100′ Row Average Yield / 100′ Row Days to Harvest
2500 1 oz 40 lbs 60
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″ 170
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
2-3″ 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.

Additional Information

size

2 grams – Packet, 1/2 oz, 1 oz

3 reviews for Watermelon

  1. 5 out of 5

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    A delight in the school garden for kids to plant and pick–they are so surprised at it’s looks when sliced and are eager to try it!

  2. 5 out of 5

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    My grandchildren loved planting these and really enjoyed eating them. The color is beautiful. The kids loved that this variety was so different from regular radishes.

  3. 5 out of 5

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    I bought some of these at a farmer’s market. They are very mild. I was looking for seed and I’m glad you carry these.

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