Beautiful, red version of the famous golden acre with larger, 2-3 lb. heads. Red Acre takes 2 weeks more to mature, but stores better and longer in root cellars or refrigerators. Companion plants include dill, chamomile, sage, peppermint, beets and onions.
CULTURE: Plant seeds in flats 4-7 weeks early, or after soil reaches 50° F.
SOIL: Prefers soil high in nitrogen and phosphorus. To reach full size, space varieties at least 18″.
WATER: Water frequently and consistently throughout growing season.
SUGGESTED Individual Portion: 1 Teaspoon.