Carrot 'Danvers 126'
Daucus carota subsp. sativus
Belonging to the Daucus genus (Daucus carota subsp. sativus 'Danvers 126'), Danvers 126 is a variety of Carrot. Danvers 126 is generally thought of as a open-polliated variety.
Main-season, open-pollinated variety. Performs well in heavy soils.
Plants produce rich red-orange, tapered, 4 to 7-inch by 1 to 2-inch wide roots, broadly tapering to slightly stumped ends. Large vigorous and strong top.
Days To Maturity: 65-75
Afghanistan is believed to be where Danvers 126 originates from.
Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Danvers 126 Carrot is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.
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How to grow Carrot 'Danvers 126'
Growing Danvers 126 from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Danvers 126 about 14 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Danvers 126
Sow in deep, well-worked, stone-free soil after danger of heavy frost from spring to midsummer. Do not transplant, as crooked roots may result. Cultivate periodically or mulch to control weeds. Keep soil evenly moist.As Danvers 126 is very hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.
By our calculations, you should look at planting out Danvers 126 about 14 days before your last frost date.
Harvesting Danvers 126
Carrot 'Danvers 126' information
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Imperator selection developed from ‘Danvers Half-Long’.
Danver’s 126, Danvers 126
Danvers Half-Long, Danvers Baby, Danvers Half-Long Improved