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PlantFiles: Carrot
Daucus carota 'Danvers 126 Half Long'

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Family: Apiaceae (ay-pee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Daucus (DO-kus) (Info)
Species: carota (kar-OH-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Danvers 126 Half Long
Hybridized by Eastern States Farmers Exchange; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1947

Synonym:Daucus carota var. sativus

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Category:
Vegetables

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
White/Near White
Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:
N/A

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Profile:

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1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On May 22, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An open-pollinated variety; one of the better strains of Danvers. (65 day)

Regional...

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

Fort Worth, Texas



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