Burn-beating Turnip, organic seeds
Burn-beating Turnip, is an old turnip from Finland named for its frequent use in burn-beating. It thrived in the nutrient-filled ashes, which also kept most pests away. The root is a marked flattened round, white below ground and usually violet above, a few get a yellow or green neck. The leaf-hold is small as is the root. The flesh is white, tender and freee of threads. This turnip is easy to grow without burn-beating. A portion contains about 150 seeds.
|Latin name:||Brassica rapa|
|Botanic family:||The Mustard Family - Brassicaceae|
|Days to maturity:||65|