Grow the Best Root Crops
Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.
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˝ inch 12 inches Best Varieties boron bulbs celeriac celery cellar or basement Chioggia clean straw cold weather cole crop compost cooked cool crop rotation crowns crunchy delicious depth drip irrigation easy to grow fall crop flavor freezing gardeners grow germinate Golden beets greens grow carrots grown hairy roots harvested as needed Harvesting and Storage inches tall keep the soil Kitchen Preparation mature moist sand mulch nitrogen pared parsnips peat moss pests Pests and Diseases phosphorus pickled plenty pull Purple Top raised bed red beets refrigerator root cellar root crops root maggot rooted parsley rutabagas salad salsify Sauté Scorzonera seedlings skins sliced smooth of rocks soil retain moisture soups sow the seeds Sowing and Growing spading fork spring varieties sprout sugar sweet sweeter taste tasty temperature tender There’s thin Tokyo Cross tough turnips vegetable vitamin Water deeply once weeds white flesh winter keepers winter radishes Wireworms wood ashes