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Turnip Information

Turnip

Turnip

oleracea

A root crop from the brassica family. Not as sweet as Swedes, but they are delicious mashed with potatoes.


Moon Planting Type: Root

Soil Type: Any Soil

Aspect: Any aspect

Light: Full Sun

Hardiness: Hardy

Moisture: Well-drained

pH: Neutral (6.6 - 7.3)

Height:

Spread:

Turnip Growing Notes

Sowing

Sow in well fertalised soil, 1cm deep and 30cm between rows.

Pruning & Thining

Thin to 20cm apart, and keep weed free.

Harvesting

Pick them young and tender for the best flavour. Can be stored in the ground or in a dark cool place.

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