Carrot Danvers Half Long – Item #4449


Sweet and crunchy with dark orange, fine-grained 6-7″ roots and generous yields. This hardy variety is easy to grow, stores well and stays crisp when cooked. Perfect for deep containers and shallow gardens.

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Additional information

Weight 5 g
Dimensions 0.25 × 4 × 4.875 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 3″ (8cm)

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 8″ to help the roots grow straight. Be patient! carrots can be slow to germinate.

Loosen the soil with a garden fork before harvesting. Cut off the green tops 1/4-1/2″ from the top of the carrot, and rinse and dry the root before storage.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Daucus carota sativus

Matures In: 70 days

Attributes: Sweet, crisp heirloom