Questions tagged: Carrots

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Belynda
Answer: Hi Belynda, carrots can be tricky because they are sown so close to the surface. They only have to dry out once at the crucial point of germinatio...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Carrots
Answered: 09:50AM, 03 Dec 2009
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Rob
Answer: Hi Rob, in the hot conditions you are having, seeds planted close to the surface, like carrots, will need watering twice a day at least to germinat...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Carrots
Answered: 07:20AM, 22 Jan 2010
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lisa
Answer: Dear Lisa, It is better to sow the seeds of root vegetables like carrot directly into the soil where they are going to grow. With this method the ...
Answered: 03:44PM, 24 May 2010
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Paul
Answer: Dear Paul, Before planting carrots, be sure to incorporate some organic matter evenly throughout the soil so as to avoid the roots of the carrots ...
Category: Fertilising
Answered: 11:20AM, 13 Jul 2010
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ann
Answer: Hi Ann, Most varieties take between 3-4 months from sowing to harvest. Sometimes the top of the carrot root will start to push through the soil and...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Carrots
Answered: 10:32AM, 14 Dec 2011
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Russell
Answer: Hi Russell, Carrots prefer to grown in a deep, well structured soil with good drainage. This will allow the roots of the carrot to penetrate free...
Answered: 09:40AM, 10 Sep 2012
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Trish
Answer: Hi trish, Once you start growing carrots you need to make sure that you have all the nutrients for all parts of the carrot, normally when you have ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Carrots
Answered: 01:51PM, 02 Jul 2014