Arat Root Parsley
Super Parsley flavour. Enhance your soups or stews with this delicious, nutty, parsley/celery flavoured combination. Grown much the same as parsnips. Young flat parsley leaves will adorn these 5-8" roots that can be used to add zest to any cuisine. Days to maturity 88. Approx. 300 seeds/pkg.
Root parsley grows best in deep, moist, fertile soil. Direct seed in early to mid spring after danger of frost, 1/4- 1/2" deep, 3 seeds per inch in single rows or in 2-3" wide bands 12-18" apart. Seeds germinate in 14-30 days. Keep soil surface moist during the germination period. Thin plants to 1-3" apart, depending on desired root size. Control weeds with frequent shallow cultivation.
Flavour improves after first frost. Dig out with carefully to keep roots intact. Pull out of ground before a hard frost. Will keep a few months when stored in cool temperatures.