Carrot (Daucus carota subsp. sativus 'Kuroda') 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 feet or more
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Erosion control
Vegetable
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Will Naturalize
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Fermented
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Toxicity: Other: taproot is edible
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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Location: Victory Seed Company - Liberal, ORImage used with permission of the Victory Seed Company
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lovesblooms On February 26, 2017 Seeds sown
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