Ed Hume Seeds

Easter Egg Radish

RADISH Easter Egg II Multicolor Blend


A colorful, tasty mixture of red, purple and white globe-type radishes. Brighten your salad and vegetable tray with this showy mix of radishes. Excellent firm crisp quality. The whole family will be talking about this new fascinating new radish variety. 28 days till maturity.

Special Directions for Short Season Climates

SOWING: Seed directly into the vegetable garden anytime soil is workable from March to September. Cover seeds-with 1/4 inch of light soil.

SPACING: Leave 6 to 12 inches between rows. In small areas grow radishes in beds, spacing plants 2 inches apart in all directions.

THINNING: When plants are established thin to approximately 1 1/2 inches apart.

GERMINATION: Approximately a week. Keep soil moderately moist during germination.

HARVEST: When plants have formed globe roots and while they are young and tender.

Ed's Special Advice

Treat soil to protect radishes from infestations of root insects. Sow seed every 2 to 3 weeks for continual harvest. Radishes grow best during the cooler parts of the growing season. They also prefer a somewhat rich soil and to be kept fairly moist.

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