This stunning variety of radish known as the Early Scarlet Globe produces fruits with vibrant red and pink exteriors. While the exterior is beautiful the inside provides a delicious crisp and tender texture and juicy flavoring.
How to Grow Early Scarlet Globe Radish
- Latin Name: Raphanus sativus
- Days to Maturity: 20-28
- Hardiness Zone: 1-13
- Soil: Fertile, fine
- Temperature: Cooler
- Light Preference: Full sun or partial shade
- Depth: 1/2"
- Plant Space: 2"
- Row Spacing: 6"
- Pests/disease: Flea beetles
- Seed Count:
- 1 oz- Approximately 2,600 Seeds
- 4 oz- Approximately 10,400 Seeds
- 1 lb- Approximately 41,200 Seeds
This lovely variety of radish is relatively hardy and survives well in cooler weather. It is best to plant in early spring or late summer to receive the best outcome. This variety is high yielding all year round if cared for properly. It is important to pick promptly when full maturity is reached to receive the best flavor from the fruits.