PARSNIP

( 6 varieties to chose from)

 

Takes 2 to 3 weeks to germinate.  Plant early in spring, let stay in ground to freeze at maturity for improved flavor.   One of my favorite vegetables.  Everyone should try growing some this year. Dig in  late Fall to early Winter or in Spring before they leaf out.  

 

All American - 105 days - Ten to 12 inch roots, about 3 inches in diameter with a hollow crown.  Approximately 900 seeds/pkt.  Pkt. $1.25

 

Andover - 120 days - Developed by University of Minnesota.  In good soil it will produce consistent, uniform roots.  Approximately 900 seeds/pkt.  Pkt. $2.75  Certified Organic Seed

Cobham Improved Marrow- 120 days - Reasonably skinny neck, very high sugar content, outstanding flavor.  Approximately 500 seeds/pkt.   Pkt. $2.00  Certified Organic Seed

Harris Model - 110 days - nice uniform strain, almost no hollow crown or side roots.  Approximately 900 seeds/pkt.  Pkt. $1.25

 

Hollow Crown- 130 days- 12 inches long, 2 to 3 inches thick at shoulder. Approximately 900 seeds/pkt. Pkt. $1.25

 

Turga - 100 days - Medium long thick root, sweet almost coconut flavor, originally from Hungary.  Approximately 500 seeds/pkt.  Pkt. $3.00 Certified Organic Seed

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Sand Hill Preservation Center

Heirloom Seeds & Poultry

1878 230th Street

Calamus, IA 52729

563-246-2299

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