Turnip Seven Top – Item #4144


Seven Top is the perfect turnip for nutritious greens. Rapid and upright growth make this variety a favorite. The plant does not produce a root, instead it puts all of its energy into producing leaves. Very easy to grow. Usually grown as a winter annual for spring greens and sprouts.

SKU: 00000747 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Plant Space: 4″ (10cm)

Row Space: 18″ (46cm)

Sprouts In: 5-10 days

Turnip tops have their best flavor when they mature quickly in cool weather. Plant in full sun in early spring or fall in mild climates. Use thinnings from young plants for extra tender greens.

Harvest mature leaves by cutting entire top about 2″ above soil.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Brassica rapa

Matures In: 45 days

Attributes: Heirloom nutritious greens