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Round, long, rainbow-coloured, purple or just plain orange - we've got carrots to suit every taste! Try growing carrot-fly resistant varieties for the best chance of a healthy crop. Parsnips are the perfect addition to a Sunday roast and will be even sweeter if you leave them in the ground until after a sharp frost.
Parsnip 'Countess' F1 Hybrid
Pastinaca sativaThis superb variety produces conical shaped roots with shallow crowns and an excellent flavour. Parsnip 'Countess' was specially bred for smooth, white skinned and fleshed roots which retain their colour after washing - perfect for the show bench! This maincrop parsnip is ideal for lifting from October and maintains its quality right through to April. Height and spread: 45cm (18"). More info
Parsnip 'Panorama' F1 Hybrid
Pastinaca sativaLarge, weighty roots, with inbuilt F1 vigour and uniformity ideal for the show bench. This main crop variety impresses both in terms of performance and flavour. Canker-resistant Parsnip Panorama F1 produces long, even, well-filled roots with only slight tapering, ready to lift from October right through to March will no loss of flavour or condition. Height: 45cm (18”), Spread 45cm (18”). More info
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