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Vegetable Description: The first mention of red, white, and purple carrots can be found in the records of both Afghanistan and Egypt. Yellow carrots, on the other hand, date back to Turkish records from the 900s. Carrots fulfilled medicinal purposes for thousands of years, being used for maladies as diverse as indigestion and cancer. After World War I, carrots became extremely popular in the United States, and are now produced commercially mostly in Texas, Michigan, and California.
Vegetable Botanical Name: Daucus carota
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Vegetable Duration: Biennial
Vegetable Days to Maturity: 65
Vegetable Seeds Per Oz: 33300
Vegetable Height: 6” to 12”
Vegetable Spacing: 2 in to 4 in
Vegetable Planting: Direct sow outside in early spring. Can be fall planted. Plant about 2” apart and 1/2“ below soil surface. Can sow closer, then thin later. Rows should be spaced at 18”-24” apart.
Vegetable Seed Saving: Plant either does not set seed because flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed.
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