Rutabaga Purple Top

Rutabaga Purple Top
Item# VS-1094
$1.59
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Product Description

Rutabaga American Purple Top Yellow

The standard yellow variety with purplish coloring in the upper portion which is above ground. Has a small tap root, is fine textures with a sweet mild flavor. Rutabagas are also called Swedish or Russian Turnips.

Just before severe frost, lift the roots and store in moist sand or pits for the winter.

Planting time - Early spring to late summer

Matures in - 85 days

Germinates in - 7 to 10 days

Sowing depth - 1/2 inch

Row spacing - 2 1/2 feet

Seed spacing - 1/2 inch

Thinning - when plants are 1-2 inches tall, thin to 10-12 inches apart

Net weight 2.5 G (Estimated 900 seeds)

Bulk Rutabaga seed available.

4000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/4oz per 100ft row.

4lbs of Rutabaga seed needed per acre.