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Originating in Eurasia, the Romans cultivated parsnips and eventually they found their way to America.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Hollow Crown Parsnip Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--attr--\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e Pastinaca sativa\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 100 to 120 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2-9\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/2”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1”, thin to 2-3”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-6.8\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Warm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Willow-carrot aphid, downy mildew, powdery mildew\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e White roots\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Sweet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!--endattr--\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHollow Crown Parsnip Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFor the straightest roots, use deep, sandy loams and peat soil. Direct seed heirloom Hollow Crown Parsnip seeds 1\/2” deep, spaced about 1” apart. Later, thin to 2-3”. Parsnips take about 3 weeks to germinate, and require moist soil prior to germination. In the fall, when the parsnips are mature, they can be left in the ground and harvested when needed. The longer they stay in the ground, and especially after a light frost, the sweeter their taste.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eVarious Uses for Hollow Crown Parsnip:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eParsnips grown from heirloom Hollow Crown seeds are usually cooked before eating. They can be roasted, sautéed, mashed or pureed. They can be used in stocks, and in particular, make a great root vegetable in stews or pot roasts. Parsnips can be preserved by storing in a root cellar, canning, or freezing.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHollow Crown Parsnip Benefits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eParsnips grown from non-GMO Hollow Crown seeds, like all varieties, are rich in vitamins A and C. These act as antioxidants, which help decrease damage to cells. They also are thought to prevent chronic conditions like cancer, heart disease and diabetes. Potassium is present as well in the root vegetable. This mineral reduces the risk of kidney stones and also helps with heart function. Parsnips are also high in fiber, which can help treat diverticulitis, intestinal ulcers and hemorrhoids. 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Good storage variety with a sweet taste that grows up to 15” long. Originating in Eurasia, the Romans cultivated parsnips and eventually they found their way to America.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Hollow Crown Parsnip Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--attr--\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e Pastinaca sativa\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 100 to 120 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2-9\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/2”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1”, thin to 2-3”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-6.8\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Warm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Willow-carrot aphid, downy mildew, powdery mildew\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e White roots\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Sweet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!--endattr--\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHollow Crown Parsnip Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFor the straightest roots, use deep, sandy loams and peat soil. Direct seed heirloom Hollow Crown Parsnip seeds 1\/2” deep, spaced about 1” apart. Later, thin to 2-3”. Parsnips take about 3 weeks to germinate, and require moist soil prior to germination. In the fall, when the parsnips are mature, they can be left in the ground and harvested when needed. The longer they stay in the ground, and especially after a light frost, the sweeter their taste.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eVarious Uses for Hollow Crown Parsnip:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eParsnips grown from heirloom Hollow Crown seeds are usually cooked before eating. They can be roasted, sautéed, mashed or pureed. They can be used in stocks, and in particular, make a great root vegetable in stews or pot roasts. Parsnips can be preserved by storing in a root cellar, canning, or freezing.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHollow Crown Parsnip Benefits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eParsnips grown from non-GMO Hollow Crown seeds, like all varieties, are rich in vitamins A and C. These act as antioxidants, which help decrease damage to cells. They also are thought to prevent chronic conditions like cancer, heart disease and diabetes. Potassium is present as well in the root vegetable. This mineral reduces the risk of kidney stones and also helps with heart function. Parsnips are also high in fiber, which can help treat diverticulitis, intestinal ulcers and hemorrhoids. In addition, fiber is thought to assist in the regulation of blood sugar and reduce cholesterol.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eFun Fact:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003ePrior to the widespread importation of sugar, the Europeans used parsnips as a sweetener in jams and desserts.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eCaution:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOn occasion, some people get a rash when touching the foliage of the plant. To prevent this, wear long sleeves and gloves.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSeeds Per Package:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e3 g - Approximately 280 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Approximately 8,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Approximately 32,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Approximately 128,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Approximately 640,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Approximately 3,200,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e"}
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Non-GMO, Open-Pollinated, Heirloom Hollow Crown Parsnip Seeds from True Leaf Market. 100 to 120 days. Good storage variety with a sweet taste that grows up to 15” long. Originating in Eurasia, the Romans cultivated parsnips and eventually they found their way to America.

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Growing Hollow Crown Parsnip Garden Seeds

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  • Latin Name: Pastinaca sativa
  • Days to Maturity: 100 to 120 days
  • Hardiness Zone: 2-9
  • Planting Depth: 1/2”
  • Plant Spacing: 1”, thin to 2-3”
  • Row Spacing: 2’
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-6.8
  • Temp Preference: Warm
  • Light Preference: Full sun
  • Pests/diseases: Willow-carrot aphid, downy mildew, powdery mildew
  • Color: White roots
  • Flavor: Sweet

Hollow Crown Parsnip Growth Habits:

For the straightest roots, use deep, sandy loams and peat soil. Direct seed heirloom Hollow Crown Parsnip seeds 1/2” deep, spaced about 1” apart. Later, thin to 2-3”. Parsnips take about 3 weeks to germinate, and require moist soil prior to germination. In the fall, when the parsnips are mature, they can be left in the ground and harvested when needed. The longer they stay in the ground, and especially after a light frost, the sweeter their taste.


Various Uses for Hollow Crown Parsnip:

Parsnips grown from heirloom Hollow Crown seeds are usually cooked before eating. They can be roasted, sautéed, mashed or pureed. They can be used in stocks, and in particular, make a great root vegetable in stews or pot roasts. Parsnips can be preserved by storing in a root cellar, canning, or freezing.


Hollow Crown Parsnip Benefits:

Parsnips grown from non-GMO Hollow Crown seeds, like all varieties, are rich in vitamins A and C. These act as antioxidants, which help decrease damage to cells. They also are thought to prevent chronic conditions like cancer, heart disease and diabetes. Potassium is present as well in the root vegetable. This mineral reduces the risk of kidney stones and also helps with heart function. Parsnips are also high in fiber, which can help treat diverticulitis, intestinal ulcers and hemorrhoids. In addition, fiber is thought to assist in the regulation of blood sugar and reduce cholesterol.


Fun Fact:

Prior to the widespread importation of sugar, the Europeans used parsnips as a sweetener in jams and desserts.


Caution:

On occasion, some people get a rash when touching the foliage of the plant. To prevent this, wear long sleeves and gloves.


Seeds Per Package:

  • 3 g - Approximately 280 Seeds
  • 1 oz - Approximately 8,000 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Approximately 32,000 Seeds
  • 1 lb - Approximately 128,000 Seeds
  • 5 lb - Approximately 640,000 Seeds
  • 5 lb - Approximately 3,200,000 Seeds
 
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