These cherry-red radishes are slow to develop pithy centers, staying dense and crisp longer in the garden. The dependable uniform roots of the Cherriette Radish are perfect for spring, summer, and fall planting.
Germination: 5-7 days
Germination Temperature: Optimum soil temperatures 60-75ºF.
Seed Sowing Depth: 1/2" deep
Sowing Outdoors: Starting in early spring. Sow 1/2-1" apart, thin to 1-2" apart, soon after the seedlings emerge.
How much does a packet plant: 6-8 foot single row
Harvest: 3-4 weeks after planting at 1” in diameter, pull them promptly as they rapidly decline, becoming tough and pithy
Tips: The Cherriette Radish needs rapid growth for optimum results. Provided fertile soil and consistent moisture. For continuous harvest make successive plantings every 7-10 days when the weather is still cool.