Category Archives: carrots

38) Sowing groups of seeds at fixed distances

Introduction When you want to sow individual plants in a row at fixed distances you can sow 3 or 4 seeds per sowing spot. When sowing a few seeds per spot, you will expect that at least one seed will germinate and one plant … Continue reading

Posted in carrots, chicory, leek, onions, witloof | 3 Comments

37) Sowing small seeds individually with fixed distances

In this tip: Introduction A)# Sowing dry seeds B)# Sowing germinated seeds C)# Sowing 1 or 2 seeds D)# Needed for sowing E)# Mixing small seeds with dry sand . Introduction Some vegetables (or flowers) have small seeds. Very often these seeds … Continue reading

Posted in carrots, leek, sowing | 7 Comments

34) Sowing leek or summer carrots using a sink mat and a “shift fall tray”

In this tip (tip 34) you can read how to use a sink mat and a “shift fall tray” when sowing leeks or summer carrots in a lowered area in the garden soil. With this method, seeds fall on flat soil … Continue reading

Posted in carrots, leek | 4 Comments

20) Early summer carrots (sowing indoors, growing outdoors)

               In this tip: Introduction Procedure “planting mini carrots” Procedure “shoving soil” A)# My method, short description of “shoving soil” A1) New in 2017; shove tray of plastic margarine boxes B)# Filling a plastic tray with sowing soil C)# Making small sowing … Continue reading

Posted in carrots, early | 4 Comments

6) Sowing carrots in a small furrow

In this tip there is general info: Introduction A)# Best sowing time for summer carrots or winter carots. B)# What garden soil is best for carrots and sowing distances. C)# Sow carrots next to onions (to hold back onion flies an carrot … Continue reading

Posted in carrots | Leave a comment