Carrot Black Wonder - Vegetable Seeds

1 packet contains 5gm seeds of Carrot Black Wonder - Seeds.
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About Carrot Black Wonder

You can grow carrots all year round – and they are so simple! Just sow carrot seed regularly for a year-round crop.

Carrots are an easy and rewarding crop to grow, great for encouraging children to eat their vegetables! With so many varieties of this popular vegetable available, carrots can be grown in beds, containers and even window boxes making them suitable for gardens of any size. Carrots are a popular root vegetable that are easy to grow in sandy soil. They are resistant to most pests and diseases, and are a good late season crop that can tolerate frost. Not all carrots are orange; varieties vary in colour like purple, black to white.

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Seeds Specifications

Seeds per Packet30
Common Name wild carrot.Daucus carota (Botanical name)
Height From 6 inches to 3 feet
Bloom Time Year round
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting and care

  • Gently mulch to retain moisture, speed germination and block the sun from the roots
  • Soil should be well drained and loose to prevent forking and stunting of the root growth
  • Once plants are an inch tall, thin so they stand 3 inches apart
  • Snip them with scissors instead of pulling them out to prevent damage to the roots of remaining plants
  • Water at least one inch per week
  • Weed diligently
  • Fertilize 5-6 weeks after sowing
  • Carrots taste much better after a couple of frosts
  • Following the first hard frost in the fall, cover carrot rows with an 18-inch layer of shredded leaves to preserve them for harvesting later

Carrot Black Wonder care

  • Orange carrots are the traditional standard, but you can try growing white, yellow, crimson, or even purple-skinned carrots, too
  • More important than colour, though, is choosing the right root size and shape to suit your soil
  • Carrot size and shape varies by type, and there are five major categories
  • Ball-type, Chantenay, and Danvers carrots have blocky shapes that can handle heavy or shallow soil, while slender Nantes and Imperator carrots need deep, loose soil
Sunlight full sun, Will tolerate very light shade.
Watering Average
Soil Requires well-drained soil. Good quality roots require plentiful moisture and soil that is deep, loose, free of stones, and high in organic matter. Roots can become twisted and forked in heavy, stony soil. Prefers pH of 6.0 to 6.8 but can tolerate 5.5 to 7.5. Requires only moderate nitrogen. Too much can cause root branching.
Temperature For Germination 45-85 F For growth 60-65 F
Fertilizer Fertilize 5-6 weeks after sowing.Apply any fertilizer
Harvest Season Carrots are mature at around 2 ½ months and ½ inch in diameter. You may harvest whenever desired maturity is reached.
You may leave mature carrots in the soil for storage if the ground will not freeze.
To store freshly harvested carrots, twist off the tops, scrub off the dirt under cold running water, let dry and seal in airtight plastic bags, and refrigerate. If you simply put fresh carrots in the refrigerator, they ll go limp in a few hours.
Carrots can be stored in tubs of moist sand for winter use.

Carrot Black Wonder special feature

Carrots are a popular root vegetable that are easy to grow in sandy soil. They are resistant to most pests and diseases, and are a good late season crop that can tolerate frost. Not all carrots are orange; varieties vary in color from purple to white.

Carrot Black Wonder uses

Medicinal Use:

  • Prevent Cancer - Many studies show that eating carrots can help lower the risk of breast cancer, lung cancer and colon cancer
  • More recently, researchers have isolated a compound called falcarinol in carrots that may be largely responsible for the anti-cancer benefits
  • Falcarinol is a natural pesticide found in carrots that protects the roots from fungal diseases
  • In the daily diet, carrots almost the only source of these compounds
  • Improve Eye Vision - Retina of the eye needs vitamin A to function, vitamin A deficiency causes night blindness
  • Carrots are rich in beta-carotene, a substance that is converted into vitamin A in the liver
  • In the retina, vitamin A is transformed into rhodopsin, a purple pigment necessary for night vision
  • In addition, beta-carotene helps protect against macular degeneration and prevent cataracts
  • A study found that people who ate more of a beta-carotene had a 40 percent lower risk of macular degeneration than those who ate the least
  • Preventing Heart Disease - Studies show that a diet high in carotenoids are associated with a lower risk of heart disease
  • Also, it is believed that regular consumption of carrots reduces cholesterol levels
  • Soluble fiber in carrots can help lower blood cholesterol levels by binding to and removing bile acids, cholesterol triggers will be pulled out of the bloodstream
  • Reduce the Risk of Stroke - According to research from Harvard University, people who ate more than six carrots a week are much less likely to suffer a stroke than those who ate only one carrot a month or more
  • Nourish Skin - Carrots have powerful cleansing properties are effective in detoxifying the liver, so it is very effective for acne is caused by toxins from the blood
  • Carrots are also useful for treating uneven skin tones due to pigmentation
  • Vitamin A and other nutrients contained in carrot efficiently nourish the skin, prevent dry skin and other skin blemishes
  • Anti Aging - Carrots contain a lot of beta-carotene, which act as anti-oxidants that help the body to fight free radicals
  • It also helps slow the aging of cells and a variety of negative effects associated with aging
  • Dental Health - Carrots can even help clean the teeth, and is the best way to keep the mouth clean after eating
  • Carrots acts as a natural cleanser that helps in removing dirt and plague from the teeth and gums
  • Carrots also sparked a lot of saliva, which helps to remove stains on teeth
  • Minerals in carrots helps to kill germs in the mouth and prevent tooth decay

Culinary Use:

  • Due to its fresh and crispy texture, carrot is eaten in raw form
  • Raw carrots are also an integral part in salads
  • Carrot pulp is also widely used to make various sweets and desserts
  • The high nutritional value of carrot makes it a very good baby food
  • Carrot dishes such as carrot pudding and cakes include grated carrot
  • Carrots can also be preserved with salt and vinegar to be served as a condiment
  • Carrot juliennes are fondly added to garnish various lentil and rice dishes
  • Raw carrot, cut in cylindrical shape without peel is a very popular ready-to eat finger snack and carrot drinks are also famous as a healthy drink
  • One of most Wanted sweet dish of carrots Gajar ka halwa

Frequently Asked Questions

How tall do carrot black wonder grow?

On average carrot black wonder grows From 6 inches to 3 feet

How hard is carrot black wonder to grow?

A carrot black wonder is Easy

How much sunlight does a carrot black wonder need?

A carrot black wonder prefers full sun, Will tolerate very light shade.

How much water does a carrot black wonder need?

A carrot black wonder prefers watering Average

What kind of soil does a carrot black wonder need?

Requires well-drained soil. Good quality roots require plentiful moisture and soil that is deep, loose, free of stones, and high in organic matter. Roots can become twisted and forked in heavy, stony soil. Prefers pH of 6.0 to 6.8 but can tolerate 5.5 to 7.5. Requires only moderate nitrogen. Too much can cause root branching.

What temperature does a carrot black wonder like?

For Germination 45-85 F For growth 60-65 F

How should I fertilize my carrot black wonder ?

Fertilize 5-6 weeks after sowing.Apply any fertilizer



Reviews

Monday, 27 July 2020

Manoj K. Dixit

Tuesday, 21 July 2020

Namrata Mishra

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Kashi Wasi

Thursday, 05 March 2020

Gokul Kshatriya

Thursday, 13 February 2020

Sonali Kulshrestha

Tuesday, 04 February 2020

Gaurav Narwania

Tuesday, 26 November 2019

Good germination rate..n what impresses me the most is the amount of seeds they provide..good work!

Shankar Salian

Sunday, 24 November 2019

Good Product, need to have more Seeds.....

Santosh Mishra

Sunday, 24 November 2019

I m happy with this nice vegetable seeds product

Kishor Kumar

Friday, 22 November 2019

Is this vegetable seeds are hybrid or non hybrid ?

tynkarz wrocław

Thursday, 21 November 2019

vegetable Seeds germinated within a week of sowing and excellent success rate.

Joya Senchowa

Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Good quality vegetable seeds..95% terminated..

Meena Bulla

Monday, 18 November 2019

Good number of plants and currently flowering so waiting for the cherry tomatos!!

anagha kolhe

Monday, 18 November 2019

Nicely packed. Have tried some of the seeds and they germinated quite well - would recommend to all

Rasika Srivastava

Sunday, 17 November 2019

Super vegetable Seeds .

Bala

Friday, 15 November 2019

Average germination

ABHIJIT PARUI

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Good quality seeds, sprouted in couple of weeks

Mahesh Agarwal

Sunday, 10 November 2019

The vegetable seeds have germinated.I can give my real review only after a few months

Gaurav Narwania

Tuesday, 05 November 2019

Extremely happy with the nurserylive service and the seed. Profusely flowering waiting for brinjal to grow. Very good germination of seeds.

Ranjeet Rout

Sunday, 03 November 2019

Good seeds - derived good rate of germination - yet to grow to form heads

Dheeraj Yadav

Saturday, 02 November 2019

The reason why I am reviewing this so lately is because I wanted some time to see it s germination and growth afterwards. Today the plant is in full bloom . It has almost grown up to 3 ft in height an

Raj

Thursday, 31 October 2019

vegetable Seeds germinated within a week of sowing and excellent success rate.

Anyonyyya Mallam

Tuesday, 29 October 2019

seeds germination rate is good

Amit Singh

Tuesday, 29 October 2019

Best buy....paisa vasool seeds pack

Alvisia Sule

Sunday, 27 October 2019

Over 90% germination. Good Quality

Roopam Shahi

Saturday, 26 October 2019

Very fast germination just on the third day from seeding. Happy with that but has to update the review later based on the yield. If it gives yield just as shown in the picture it will be excellent. Le

Ratna Jyoti Das Kalita

Thursday, 24 October 2019

Very good service. High quality product.

Manisha Sharma

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

I m happy with this nice vegetable seeds product

Sangeeta Chaudhry

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Is this vegetable seeds are hybrid or non hybrid ?

Manisha Sharma

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated

Kala Bharathi

Monday, 21 October 2019

Some good number of seeds have germinated . Would know better later on when they would eventually produce flower & egg plant

Shyamali Basu

Sunday, 20 October 2019

Came on time... and the plant seems to be growing really fast. Hope I get a vegetable soon.

Devraj Parmar

Saturday, 19 October 2019

100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated

ritesh gupta

Saturday, 19 October 2019

10 of them germinated. will give full star after veggie start to grow

Joshi Prisy

Thursday, 17 October 2019

almost all seeds did sprout but growth is slow

Krishnakumar Sanmukhrao

Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Good but after two moths i will see the result

Mrudula

Thursday, 10 October 2019

I have sowed seeds and all of them grew.. Very Perfect can give more stars

Parvati Gujju

Monday, 07 October 2019

Some good number of seeds have germinated . Would know better later on when they would eventually produce flower & egg plant

REENA PURI

Friday, 04 October 2019

I WAITING FOR THE RESULT, IF IT SUCCESSFUL I WILL RECOMMEND TO ALL MY FRIENDS AND FAMILY ABOUT THIS

Vijaya Patil

Friday, 04 October 2019

All the seeds germinated. Now I have way too many seedlings.

Vijay

Thursday, 03 October 2019

Good number of plants and currently flowering so waiting for the cherry tomatos!!

Preethi Krishna

Wednesday, 02 October 2019

Vey Nice Seeds but good in quantity.

TonyMathew

Wednesday, 02 October 2019

Really good quality vegetable Seeds. Packaging was very good. Will recommend to everyone.

Sangeeta Chaudhry

Monday, 30 September 2019

10 of them germinated. will give full star after veggie start to grow

Gouri Gurav Satarkar

Monday, 30 September 2019

Very good seeds growing well

Jyoti Kumari

Thursday, 25 October 2018

I m happy with this nice vegetable seeds product

Gaurav Narwania

Thursday, 25 October 2018

Superb! Amazing! Excellent ????... Superb germination and healthy plants! Almost all seeds germinated.... The germination rate is 95%, superb quality seeds

BALA MURUGAN

Sunday, 21 October 2018

Is this vegetable seeds are hybrid or non hybrid ?

Roopam Shahi

Monday, 15 October 2018

All seeds germinated waiting to grow 2 weeks over growing nicely

Madhu Grover

Friday, 12 October 2018

Very Good Quality Seeds

Meena Bulla

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