Radish Seed

Radishes are known for their rapid growth, making them an ideal choice for gardeners seeking quick rewards.

Their short growing season allows for successive plantings, ensuring a continuous harvest.

Additionally, radishes act as natural soil aerators, with their roots breaking up compacted soil, improving its structure, and enhancing overall soil health.

These low-maintenance vegetables are well-suited for gardeners of all skill levels, making them an excellent choice for beginners. Rich in nutrients like vitamin C and fibre, radishes contribute to a healthy diet and can be enjoyed fresh in salads, pickled, or as a colourful garnish.

Radish - Pink Beauty - 96RW

Radish - Pink Beauty - 96RW

Details   A beautiful round pink radish that is sweet and tasty, less of a hot and spicy radish than most other summer radishes.


Richards selection work with this cultivar involves sowing earlier than normal for this summer radish, this way it helps expose the plants that want to go into reproduction in its first growing year, remembering they are considered a biennial https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biennial_plant , this means any plants that bolt early sees a one way trip to the cold compost heap, what plants do make it through a Amuri Plains winter without going to seed are saved for seed production the following summer

Botanical name   Raphanus sativus wood drills11
Contains at least   50
Grower name   Richard Watson
Storage Info   Seed long term stored in freezer
Price per packet   $4.50 if you buy 1 or more
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Radish - Qingluobo - 104RW

Radish - Qingluobo - 104RW

Details   Known also as Green Luobo . This is a unique radish that is sweet, crispy and slightly hot. It has green flesh. The skin is green with a white tip. Sow in spring, for summer, as it won't winter over where there are hard frosts.
Botanical name   Raphanus sativus
Contains at least   50
Date Of Seed Harvest   March 2022
Grower name   Richard Watson
Storage Info   frozen stored
Price per packet   $4.50 if you buy 1 or more
Radish - Black Spanish 'round' - 62RW

Radish - Black Spanish 'round' - 62RW

Details   A large black skin, white flesh, winter radish, though this radish carries a recessive gene that produces a white skin as well. They can get to dinner plate size while still remaining mild tasting. Recommended not to sow before March in the South Island and April in the north as they can bolt to flower before growing its swollen stem.
Botanical name   Raphanus sativus
Contains at least   50 seeds
Date Of Seed Harvest   2017
Grower name   Richard Watson
Storage Info   frozen stored
Price per packet   $4.50 if you buy 1 or more
Radish - Chinese Red Meat - 125SS

Radish - Chinese Red Meat - 125SS

Details   Chinese Red Meat Radish is a heirloom variety that hails from China. A mild radish with a slightly peppery bite, it has a white and green skin but the centre is rich pink, sure to add a delightful colour to any salad.
Propagation:
Sow seeds in the ground where you intend to grow, cover with a fine layer of soil.

3 or more packets   $3.00 if you buy 3 or more
Botanical name   Raphanus sativus
Contains at least   50
Date Of Seed Harvest   Feb 2021
Grower name   Sarah Smith
Price per packet   $4.50 if you buy 1 or more