Long White Icicle Radish Seeds

Long White Icicle

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With pure white cylindrical roots that look like icicles, these beauties grow quickly, taste great, and are beautiful enough to show.

LWI-RADISH
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Long White Icicle Radish Seeds

[27 days] One of the older heirloom radish varieties, White Icicles are one of the finest and longest of early pure white radishes. The roots grow to about 6” long, and some out crisp, with a mildly spicy, rich flavour. Because of its beauty, it’s great for both home gardens and market growers. The leaves are quite edible too. What’s more, it’s super easy to grow. A great all-around choice for radish lovers.

Common Questions

How do you grow White Icicle radishes from seeds? Sow your Long Icicle seeds into moist soil, about 5 inches apart, when the dangers of frost have gone. The radish seeds will sprout in about 4-6 days when germinating and should be ready for germinating after about four weeks. You can sow radish every 2 weeks to continue harvesting throughout the growing season.

Should I cut the flowers off of my Long White Icicle radishes? If your White Icicle radishes have started to flower already then this tends to mean that they have already bolted. You should decide whether to harvest now or not. Radishes that have bolted tend to develop a bitter taste and woodier in looks and feel.

How often do White Icicle radishes need to be watered? Your White Icicle radishes will need watering about 4-5 weeks to thrive, but if you notice the soil is still moist then you shouldn't over water your plants. You can help keep yoru soil moist by mulching with straw or grass clippings to help with water retention.

Long White Icicle Details

Sun
Partial
Average Germination Time
7 - 10 Days
Sowing Method
Direct to Ground
Days to Maturity
30 Days
Grow in Greenhouse
Optional for Overwinter Crop
Packet Seed Count
500
Recommended Soil pH
5.6-6.6

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