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Carrot Seeds, Nantes Touchon
Nantes Touchon is an extremely high quality carrot. This sweet and juicy variety is nearly coreless with bright orange flesh.
- SKU: 142176
- Product Weight: 2 grams
- Flavor: Sweet and crunchy
- Preparation Ideas: Clean, peel and slice carrots. Bring 3 cm (1") of salted water to boil in a saucepan. Add the carrot slices. Return to boil, then reduce the heat and cover the pan. Cook until just tender, but not soft. This will take about 10-15 minutes. Drain and eat hot. For extra flavor add salt, pepper and butter.
- Seed Type: Heirloom
- Plant Type: Vegetable
- Latin Name: Daucus carota subsp. Sativus
- How To Grow
- Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4")
- Plantling Spacing: 5 cm (2")
- Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")
- For best flavor, harvest when roots are not more than 5 cm (2") in diameter. Companion plants are beans, peas, tomatoes, onions and leeks.