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Best Planting Ever

Saturday, 09 Jun 12 Sunny 31°C / 88°F

I have tried carrots many times over the years. This is my best planting ever. I chalk it up to growing in pure compost. Photo is a shot of my thinning.

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Day 55

Carrot 'Danvers Half Long'

Daucus carota subsp. sativus


  • rosemarieGardener

    rosemarieGardener wrote:

    Congratulations! …..they look great.

    Posted on 10 Jun 12 (almost 3 years ago)

  • OrganicAnnie

    OrganicAnnie wrote:

    Really nice! I am growing carrots for the first time this year and this is the variety I chose. I hope I do as well. I have mine growing in organic potting soil, compost mix.

    Posted on 10 Jun 12 (almost 3 years ago)

  • Cherokee_Motley

    Cherokee_Motley wrote:

    @OrganicAnnie… Have you tried pulling a few to check on their status? I have to pull to thin, but I am also using it as a chance to photograph the carrots based on time in the ground so I better understanding of their life cycle.

    Posted on 11 Jun 12 (almost 3 years ago)

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