Carrot Little Finger – Item #4285


Little Finger carrots can be pulled at 3″ long. Deep orange, blunt roots have a very small core and smooth skin. These miniature carrots are often served in gourmet restaurants. Their sweet flavor develops early. Great fresh and perfect for pickling and canning.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 1″ (3cm)

Row Space: 12″ (30cm)

Sprouts In: 7-21 days

Sow outdoors in very early spring. Prefers full sun and loose, evenly moist soil amended with plenty of organic matter. Before planting, loosen the soil to a depth of 5-6″ to help the roots grow straight. Be patient! Carrots can be slow to germinate.

For best flavor harvest these carrots when the roots are “little finger” size.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Daucus carota

Matures In: 60 days

Attributes: Tender heirloom, perfect for containers