- The Imperator 58 Carrot does great in well-drained, sandy soils producing bright orange carrots.
65-80 days. The Imperator 58 carrot is a colorful and crunchy addition to any home garden. Seeds produce nine inch long tapered roots with a bright orange color. Their tops are green and fluffy, growing up to eight inches tall. This crop requires sandy, well-drained soil with no rocks, in an area with full sun. Carrots take sixty five to eighty days to reach full maturity. The variety is sweet and tender, and is commonly found being sold in supermarkets.