Cherry Belle is part of the Raphanus genus and is a Radish variety. Its scientific name is Raphanus sativus 'Cherry Belle'. Cherry Belle is a heirloom (open pollinated) variety. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Arylide yellow and Mellow yellow and Stil de grain yellow. When mature, blooms are roughly 0.4 cm (that's 0.16 inches in imperial) in diameter.The mature flowers take a Single form, with an approximate petal count of 4. Leaves appear approximately as a Kelly green and Ao green colour.
Bright red, round radish roots, mature quickly, sow a few seeds thinly at weekly intervals to have a steady crop.
Bright taste and pretty colour.
Cherry Belle Radish is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Cherry Belle have been kindly provided by our members.
Sow sparsely and thin the tiny plants to allow the remaining roots to develop. Neglecting to thin the plants will reduce the potential crop.
Don’t allow to grow too big or they will be tough and run to seed.
Sow all year round. Quick to germinateTry to aim for a seed spacing of at least 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.3 inches (0.76 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 13°C / 55°F to ensure good germination.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Cherry Belle about 28 days before your last frost date.
Sow directEnsure that temperatures are mild (minimum night temperatures should be around 10°C / 50°F) and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Cherry Belle is a half hardy plant.
Quick growing and best picked young, 20-25 days to harvest.This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by early summer.
Cherry bell, Belle Cerise
Rabbits decimated my nearby beans and peas, but left the “cherry belle” alone. THANK YOU! Looking forward to a nice harvest.
Megan_H about growing Radish 'Cherry Belle'
Fun, easy organic crop. Cheap seed too. Grows in wet clay. Doesn’t need much fertilizer. Nearly pest free. Quick and yummy. Got mildewy squash, wormy corn, leafmined basil? Grow this for morale lift!
GreenGuy about growing Radish 'Cherry Belle'- Weeding (pigweeds)
Easy to grow. Very fast. Tasty!
KiriBean about growing Radish 'Cherry Belle' (OP) #1
One of the most popular and easy to grow. I recommend to beginners & newbies. If you can’t grow these, you need a new hobby. From seed to table in about a month!
Sprocket1980 about growing Radish - Cherry Belle