WK Swede 'Invitation'

WK Swede 'Invitation'

3.45

Medium-sized, globe-shaped variety with purple skins and a mild, sweet flavoured yellow flesh. Swede is short for Swedish Turnip and it originates in Scandinavia where it’s roasted, baked, boiled, mashed, pureed and used as a flavour enhancer in soups, or thinly julienned in a salad.

BAKE – BOIL – ROAST – SOUPS – MASH – SALAD

SOWING DIRECTIONS

When

Late Summer and Autumn, Spring too in cool regions.

Where

In a well-prepared seed bed. Performs best in rich, deeply-dug soil.

How Sow

Sow thinly in rows 45cm (18in) apart. Cover lightly with 10mm (½in) of fine soil. Firm gently and keep moist. Seedlings appear in 14-21 days.

Care

When large enough thin to 25cm (10in) apart. Keep moist and weed free. Harvest: 12-16 weeks from sowing.

Harvest

12 -16 weeks from sowing

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