- This dense and stubby variety can handle relatively heavy soils and matures to 6 inches long with a dark orange color known for its unique look when sliced.
65-70 days. Red Core Chantenay carrot Seeds. Daucus carota subsp. sativus. Non-GMO. Heirloom. The Chantenay Red Core carrot seeds produce blunt roots that can grow up to six inches long. The core of each carrot is a beautiful dark orange color, giving it a unique look when it is sliced. Carrots are sweet and tender, but have a nice crunch when they are eaten raw as well. This variety should be grown in full sun in zones three to nine, and does best in sandy or heavy soil. The Chantenay Red Core carrot is ready to be harvested at around sixty eight days. ~ 18,000 seeds/oz.