Carrot (Daucus carota subsp. sativus 'Burpees A#1') in the Carrots Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Biennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 3 ft. or more
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Erosion control
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Other: taproot is edible
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Containers: Not suitable for containers

from our 2012 Mason, NH garden

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Comments:
Posted by robertduval14 (Mason, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Mar 3, 2013 5:03 PM

Was overly unhappy with the production we got from these carrots. Grew much smaller than any other variety I've grown in my area. Will not be wasting space in my garden for this cultivar again.

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