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Daucus carota 'Amsterdam Forcing 3'

Carrot

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Key information

Plant type

Vegetable

Flower colour

White

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

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Plant details

Amsterdam Forcing 3' is an early maturing variety with excellent quality carrots which have blunt-ends. Sow in frames or under cloches from February, and then sow every fortnight for a continunous crop from spring to autumn, in rows 30cm (12in) apart.

Family: Apiaceae

Genus: Daucus

Species: carota

Cultivar: Amsterdam Forcing 3

Plant type: Vegetable

Flower colour: White

Foliage colour: Dark green

Sun exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline, Moist

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 30cm

Spread: 8cm

Time to plant seeds: February to July


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