Short n Sweet
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Short N Sweet has been bread specifically for containers, small space growing and poor soil! Producing short 4 - 5 inch carrots this is one bright and super sweet carrot!
Short N Sweet Carrot Seeds
Short N Sweet carrots are exactly that! Super sweet carrots with bright orange skin and flesh. This variety has been produced to grow specifically in poor soil conditions (so heavy clay or hard compacted top layers of soil!), pots, or even small space growing.
Producing carrots with an average length of 4-5 inches this makes a perfect carrot to juice due to its size and naturally sweet flavour.
Sow direct in the sow or in buckets on a regular basis to ensure a year-round supply. This variety is slowly replacing our long-term favourite Chantenay Red Core!
How long do Short and Sweet carrots take to grow? 120 Days. You can harvest short and sweet carrots from 120 days, earlier harvest is possible if you wish a smaller carrot to use in oriental cooking.
How to grow short and sweet carrots? Sow directly to the soil (do not transplant) no need to space the seed you can harvest and thin during the growth cycle of the plant by naturally thinning, start with small carrots for stir fry and let the others grow for a larger harvest. Water the soil before sowing.
Short n Sweet Details
- Germination Time
- 7 - 14 Days
- Days to Maturity
- 120 - 150 Days
- Grow in Greenhouse
- Optional for Overwinter Crop
- Packet Seed Count
- Recommended Soil pH
- Small Space Growing
Sow and Harvest Times