Use the subcategories above to shop carrots by length. Originally grown for their fluffy green tops, the long orange roots of carrots have become one of the most emblematic vegetables gracing grocery stores, gardens, and gourmet restaurants. Bursting with vitamins A, K, and C, carrots are a nutritious and delicious snack for people of all ages. While the carrot is typically thought of as an orange vegetable, there are white, yellow, and purple varieties as well! We carry seed for the infamous Purple Haze Hybrid—sure to rock out your garden and kitchen table. Love the classic seed varieties? Our heirloom Scarlet Nantes and Little fingers seeds are the best of long and short orange varieties. Try them raw in salads or with dip, roasted, or steamed. Carrots are a deep drilling root vegetable usually orange in color due to the fact that it is chock full of Carotenoids which is where it gets its namesake. In addition, your body turns Carotenoids, namely Beta-Carotene into Vitamin A!
Check out our Vegetable Growing Guide for helpful growing tips and information.