Rapa Di Milano Coletto Turnip (Heirloom, 57 Days)
We suggest Purple Top White Globe Turnip as a replacement
The Rapa Di Milano Coletto Turnip is an Heirloom, medium-sized, flattened turnip that provides not only a high-quality root but also bunches and bunches of succulent tasty greens.
Germination: 5-7 days
Germination Temperature: Optimum soil temperatures 60-75ºF.
Seed Sowing Depth: 1/2" deep
Sowing Outdoors: Starting in early spring through late summer. Sow 1/2-1" apart, thin to 3-6" apart, soon after the seedlings emerge. Sow every 7-10 days for a continuous harvest.
How much does a packet plant: 8-foot single row
Harvest: Leafy greens and roots from baby to full size. The younger the roots the more tender better flavor.
Tips: The Rapa Di Milano Coletto Turnip needs rapid growth for optimum results. Provide fertile soil and consistent moisture. Amend with compost at planting time if needed.