Carrot
Daucus carota 'Minicor'

Family: Apiaceae (ay-pee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Daucus (DO-kus) (Info)
Species: carota (kar-OH-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Minicor
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Category:

Vegetables

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 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:

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

Regional

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

New Baltimore, Michigan

Madison, Wisconsin

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

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

A strain of the Dutch Coreless Amsterdam, grown mainly for baby carrots (harvested at less than 3 inches in lenght). It has a much higher sugar content than the larger cut and peel carrots.