Turnip - Purple Top White Globe
Roots are up to 3-5 inches in diameter, globe shaped, clean and smooth. Upper portion is bright reddish-purple, and pure white below. Flesh is white, fine textured and tender with a sweet, mild flavor. Tops are medium-large, erect, dark green and of fine flavor.
Turnips may be broadcast among the corn at last cultivation. Just before severe frost, lift the roots and store for the winter.
Planting time - Early Spring to Late Summer
Matures in - 55 days.
Germinates in - 7 to 14 days
Sowing depth - 1/2 inch
Row spacing - 18 inches
Seed spacing - 1/2 inch
Thinning - when plants are 1 to 2 inches tall, thin to 5 inches apart
Net weight 2.5 G (Estimated 1100 seeds)
Bulk Turnip seed available.
13000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/2oz per 100ft row.
2lbs of Turnip seed needed per acre.
Average Turnip yield per acre - 400 bushels.