The Easter Egg Radish is one of the more well known variety is this is the one most commonly found in stores and in salads. Its beautiful exterior adds a colorful touch to any meal while the flavorful inside adds a crispy tender texture and mild spice.
How to Grow Easter Egg Blend Radish
- Latin Name: Raphanus
- Days to Maturity: 25-30
- Hardiness Zone: 3-9
- Soil: Well drained
- Temperature: Cooler
- Light Preference: Full sun or partial shade
- Depth: 1/2"
- Plant Space: 2-3"
- Row Spacing: 12-18"
- Pests/disease: Flea beetles
- Seed Count:
- 1 oz- Approximately 3,300 Seeds
- 4 oz- Approximately 11,750 Seeds
- 1 lb- Approximately 46,200 Seeds
This variety of radish like many others thrives best in cooler temperatures. It is best to sow in early spring or late summer for the greatest possible crop yield. This variety can be grown all year long if kept in cooler temperatures and watered regularly. It is important to harvest promptly once full maturity is reached or fruits flavor will begin to bitter.