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Early White Vienna (Heirloom Variety)

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 155
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99

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Pkt (≈ 200 seeds)
10g (≈ 2000 seeds)

Much the same as Early Purple Vienna. Exterior is pale green with white crisp flesh. This unusual plant produces a light green, swollen, globe-shaped stem just above the ground. The globe has a mild, sweet taste that is best during cool weather. The crisp texture and sweet taste make it perfect for use fresh in salads or with dips; can be also cooked by steaming or boiling. Plants are attractive in flower beds.

  • Seed Depth: 1/4 -1/2" (6-13mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 1" (2.5cm)
  • Row Spacing: 12" (30cm)
  • Days to Sprout: 7-14
  • Plant Spacing: 4" (10cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 55

Plant: Direct seed as soon as the soil can be worked in the spring. For harvests in fall and early winter, sow again in late July or August, covering seeds 1/2" (12mm)

Care: Water regularly and fertilize when plants are 4" (10cm) tall.

Harvest: Best harvested when globe is less than 3" (7.5cm) across. Pull the entire plants and cut off the root, peel before eating.

Your Health: Supplies moderate amounts of potassium and vitamin C.