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Swede 'Lomond' - Seeds

Marshalls

£1.99

Catalogue Code: 1020-4122

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Swede ‘Lomond’ can be harvested right through winter, producing round roots with purple skins and high-quality yellow flesh. It’s delicious boiled, roasted or steamed in hearty winter dishes. Good disease resistance.

Key Features

  • Disease resistant

Pack Contents: 200 seeds

Description

  • Purple skins and yellow flesh
  • Delicious addition to winter dishes
  • Good disease resistance
  • Harvest right through winter

Swede ‘Lomond’ can be harvested right through winter, producing round roots with purple skins and high-quality yellow flesh. It’s delicious boiled, roasted or steamed in hearty winter dishes. A reliable variety with good disease resistance.

Sow indoors

April-May: Sow 1cm (1⁄2in) deep in individual module trays of multipurpose compost.

Sow outdoors

May-June: Sow thinly 1cm (1⁄2in) deep in shallow pre-watered drills, in soil that has not been manured in the last 12 months. Keep soil moist at all times. Protect early sowings with cloches or fleece. Thin to 30cm (12in) apart.

Plant out

May: Plant out when the roots fill the modules.

Tips

Swedes do best in well dug soils. Water well and keep weeds at bay.

Growing Calendar

J Jan F Feb M Mar A Apr M May J June J Jul A Aug S Sep O Oct N Nov D Dec
Sow Indoors
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Harvest

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