Very attractive deep purple skin and crisp white flesh, slow to go pithy.
How To Grow:
Sow 1.5cm deep in rows 30cm apart. Keep soil moist. Repeat at monthly intervals for succession. Thin out to 20cm apart. Harvest: October onwards, when the size of an orange.
When To Plant: Spring to Autumn.
Harvest: Late Spring to late Autumn.
Sow: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Important Note: These seeds may be treated with a fungicide (Thiram or Apron XL), do not eat the seeds or feed them to animals. Fungicide treatment is an AQIS requirement for certain varieties of seeds. It does not affect your crops or harm insects such as bees. If your packet has been treated it will be well marked with a warning and the seeds will be dyed a distinct colour.