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Swede 'Helenor' - Duchy Originals Organic SeedsBrassica napus (Napobrassica Group)

Just £1.99

Description Sowing More Info Delivery

Globe shaped roots with deep yellow flesh. Swede Helenor has a smooth texture and sweet flavour.

Companion planting: Try growing swede with Nasturtiums to draw cabbage white butterflies away from your crop, and mint to help deter flea beetles.

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Full sun

30cm (11.8in)|30cm (12in)

25cm (9.8in)|25cm (10in)

Sowing Months Harvest Months

Harvesting: Lift as required, or lift and store in nets in the shed or garage.

Mid May to June, thinly in rich, well prepared soil. Sow seeds 13mm deep in drills 45cm apart.

Thin seedlings to 15cm apart. Keep well watered for best quality roots.


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