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News of the latest veg seed varieties for us to try has started to filter into the KG office. Here is our roundup of the best for you to grow in 2018


Colourful carrot ‘Sweet Imperator Mix F1’
New ‘Speedo’ is fastgrowing and flavoursome
Antioxidant-rich carrot ‘Purple Sun F1’, freshly dug

Several of the major seed companies have new carrots or new carrot mixtures to unveil.

Johnsons and Mr Fothergill’s will be offering ‘Purple Sun F1’ which may already be familiar to you with its deep purple, antioxidant-rich roots (350 seeds/£2.99). Brand new to Mr Fothergill’s is carrot ‘Speedo’, an early maincrop ‘Nantes’ type said to be fast-growing and flavoursome (350 seeds/£2.29).

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