Radish
Raphanus sativus 'Purple Plum'

Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Raphanus (RAF-an-us) (Info)
Species: sativus (sa-TEE-vus) (Info)
Cultivar: Purple Plum

Category:

Vegetables

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Violet/Lavender

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Miami, Florida

Chicago, Illinois

Barbourville, Kentucky

Charlestown, Rhode Island

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 2, 2009, saanansandy from Sue, RI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Fast grower and flavor is outstanding. This radish isn't as "biting" as others. Does well in both containers and in the garden.