Swede Laurentian is by far the most popular rutabaga variety. Grows into globes 12.5-15 cm (5-6’) in diameter with creamy yellow flesh. This cool weather crop is a great storage variety.
Product Weight: 3 grams / approximately 1000-1100 seeds
Plant Type: Vegetable
Flavor: Crunchy, crisp,
Days to Harvest: 80-90 days
Days to Seed Germination: 8-12days
Seed Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")
Row Spacing: 45 cm (18")
Plant Spacing: 10 cm (4")
Best Container Size: 12"+
Planting Instructions: Sow directly in the garden as early as the soil can be worked. Plant 2 seeds every 2 inches. Thin to one plant every 2 inches when seedlings are 2 1/2 - 3 inches tall. Sow again in late summer for a fall crop.