crucifer, cabbage family Brassica rapa var. rapa subvar. capifera

Zurich Z Selection Rutabaga, Turnip

These turnip roots boast a with a mild flavour and violet collared skin. It is a very productive field vegetable with varied uses. Eat fresh or turn it into sour turnips by processing them like sauerkraut.

Sow from mid-July to mid-August in rows 30 cm apart. Later, thin plants out to 15–20 cm between individual plants. Because of their later planting date, turnips work well as a crop following early vegetables. The harvest takes place in September to November.

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Sowing quantity 30 g/Are

Item No.
Unit
Price / item
Amount
16800
Portion (for 5 m²)
3.95 CHF
0.00 CHF
16805
25 g (600 seeds/g)
17.80 CHF
0.00 CHF