Radish (Raphanus sativus 'Easter Egg') in the Radishes Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Vegetable
Pollinators: Flies

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Location: My GardensDate: July 16, 2016Freshly Harvested
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Posted by Bonehead (Planet Earth - Zone 8b) on Jan 6, 2014 2:49 PM

Great seeds for young children. Plant direct in the ground and harvest colorful radishes in about a month. The mix offered by Territorial Seed is an equal blend of Ruby, Plum Purple, and Snow Belle. Other seed companies may differ, but the idea is the same - a radish rainbow.

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Plant Events from our members
dragonfetti On March 9, 2015 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Removed all plants. radishes very woody and tiny. Will resow when the weather warms up more.
dragonfetti On January 11, 2015 Miscellaneous Event
Radishes are still not big enough to eat. May not plant late next year.
dragonfetti On November 22, 2014 Miscellaneous Event
Plants are getting second set of leaves. We have had several days of frost and still doing good.
dragonfetti On October 29, 2014 Plant emerged
Many seedlings are up.
dragonfetti On October 15, 2014 Seeds sown
Glued seeds toTP with flour paste.
dragonfetti On September 30, 2014 Obtained plant
Stover seed; Heirloom
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