Organic Radish: National 3. Raphanus sativus.
National 3 is an attractive round ball shape, red on the top and white on the bottom half.
How to grow:
Good as an undercrop or catch crop as they grow quickly. Sow thinly directly into the seed bed, inside in March and outside direct from March successionally up until the end of August. They germinate quickly and are ready in a few weeks. Keep watered as necessary. Harvesting until the end of September.
Because they grow fast they’re really problem free.
Favourite ways to eat them:
Raw in salads, sliced or grated gives a hotish twang to your salad. Also great for garnish.
Domesticated in Asia prior to Roman times.
Avg contents: 5g (~600 seeds).