Carrot
Daucus carota '24 Karat'

Family: Apiaceae (ay-pee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Daucus (DO-kus) (Info)
Species: carota (kar-OH-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: 24 Karat
Hybridized by Ferry-Morse
Registered or introduced: 1985
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Category:

Vegetables

Foliage Color:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:

N/A

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Gardeners' Notes:

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On May 21, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A long slender hybrid. It has resistance to powdery mildew. 70 day. Karat sparkles in the field as a uniform, deep orange root. It is extremely well suited for the fresh market cello or bunching carrot.