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Daucus carota : fact sheet


Species name:
Daucus carota
Common names:
Carrots ,Wortels
Description:
Carrots, Vegetable, Low-growing Annual Herbaceous

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 25cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Low-growing Annual
Usage:
Vegetables ,Edible Flower ,Edible Root/Tubers ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Inconspicuous or No Fruit
Flowers:
Greenish Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Winter (June-Aug.)
Features:
Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Foliage Crunched Particularly Fragrant

Plant suppliers

Wiveton Plant Growers

Richmond
tel: 0332123525
email: wivetonfarm@gmail.com
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