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Radish Information



Raphanus sativus

Fast growing salad vegetable. Red and white root, red where exposed to the sunlight. Other colours and shapes also available.

Moon Planting Type: Root

Soil Type: Any Soil

Aspect: Any aspect

Light: Full Sun

Hardiness: Not Hardy

Moisture: Well-drained

pH: Neutral (6.6 - 7.3)



Radish Growing Notes


Sow 1cm deep and 15cm between rows. Sow several weeks apart for continuation throughout the summer.

Pruning & Thining

Keep weed free and thin as required


Pick as required, and eat young. Winter varieties can stay in the ground but will nreed protection against frost.

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Radish Varieties

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