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Carrot 'Jaune du Doubs'   

Daucus carota subsp. sativus

  • 15 plantings
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  • 11 stashed

Jaune du Doubs is part of the Daucus genus and is a Carrot variety. Its scientific name is Daucus carota subsp. sativus 'Jaune du Doubs'. Jaune du Doubs is generally thought of as a heirloom open-polliated variety. This variety typically produces fruit in the following colours:   Golden and   Golden yellow.

A Rustic (heirloom) yellow carrot variety.

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. Jaune du Doubs is known for its Forb habit and growing to a height of approximately 15.0 cm (5.85 inches).

France is believed to be where Jaune du Doubs originates from.

Typically, Jaune du Doubs Carrot 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.

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How to grow Jaune du Doubs

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Jaune du Doubs is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Jaune du Doubs are Zone 3 and Zone 11. Jaune du Doubs requires a loamy and sandy soil with a ph of 6.0 - 6.5 - it grows best in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Jaune du Doubs from seed

Ensure a distance of 0.39 inches (1.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.23 inches (0.6 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 16°C / 61°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Jaune du Doubs about 14 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Jaune du Doubs

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Jaune du Doubs is a very hardy plant.

Harvesting Jaune du Doubs

Carrot Jaune du Doubs Etymology

Named after the French town of Doubs.

Jaune du Doubs folklore & trivia

A native rustic vareity, originally only just foraged from the wild, but now prized for it’s culinary quality.

Misspellings of Carrot 'Jaune du Doubs'

Jan du Doubs, Jaune de Doubs, Jaune des Doubs, Jaune do Doubs, Jane du Doubs, Juan du Doubs, Jaune Doubs

Other Names for Carrot 'Jaune du Doubs'

Yellow Intermediate, Gele Stompe van Doubs