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Carrot 'Rainbow Mix F1'

Daucus carota subsp. sativus

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'Rainbow Mix F1' is a Carrot variety in the Daucus genus with a scientific name of Daucus carota subsp. sativus.

A blend of different carrot types of varying colours, sold by a variety of seed sellers.

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. Rainbow Mix F1 is known for growing to a height of approximately 15.0 cm (5.85 inches).

Afghanistan is believed to be where Rainbow Mix F1 originates from.

Rainbow Mix F1 Carrot 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 Rainbow Mix F1 have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Rainbow Mix F1

  • Full Sun

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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 Rainbow Mix F1 is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will typically do well in a variety of different extremes of cold temperature. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Rainbow Mix F1 are Zone 3 and Zone 11. Ideally plant in loamy and sandy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 6.0 and 6.5 as Rainbow Mix F1 likes to be in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Rainbow Mix F1 from seed

Sow at a depth of approx. 0.23 inches (0.6 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 0.39 inches (1.0 cm) between Carrot plants. Soil temperature should be kept higher than 16°C / 61°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Rainbow Mix F1 about 14 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Rainbow Mix F1

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

Harvesting Rainbow Mix F1

Other Names for Carrot 'Rainbow Mix F1'

Rainbow Blend

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