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Radish 'Tarzan F1'

Raphanus sativus

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Tarzan F1 is part of the Raphanus genus and is a Radish variety. Its scientific name is Raphanus sativus 'Tarzan F1'.

Excellent variety for autumn or under cover in early spring. It quickly forms roots which are very uniform. The nice, round radishes are a deep, rich red colour and keep well. also very high yielding. Sowing December – March or September – October.

This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Normally grows to a mature height of 15.0 cm (5.85 inches).

Typically, Tarzan F1 Radish is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Tarzan F1 have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Tarzan F1

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Tarzan F1 is thought of as half hardy, so protect with a row cover whenever the temperatures drop. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Tarzan F1 are Zone 5 and Zone 14. Tarzan F1 requires a loamy, clay and sandy soil with a ph of 5.5 - 6.8 - it grows best in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Tarzan F1 from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 0.99 inches (2.54 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.47 inches (1.2 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 13°C / 55°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Tarzan F1 about 28 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Tarzan F1

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Tarzan F1 is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Tarzan F1