Radish plant grow and care – leaf plant of the genus Raphanus also known for the varieties as Daikon, Black radish, Watermelon radish or European radish, Radish is an annual or biennial plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 2-10a spring planting 10a-11 in autumn planting.
Leaves edible the shape pinnatisect deep lobes with oval top and grow in radial structure, the color green.
Flowers small white-purple that grow on inflorescence
Radish plant roots
Root edible color is white sometimes red, the peel can be white, yellow, red, purple, black, the shape can be round or elongated.
Radish plant for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Radish plant growing and care:
Moist, mulch, little cold weather
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Need to know when to pick it that the root won’t be fibrous Autumn-winter – frost free area / Spring – temperate climate Planting season: Pieris (butterfly), prodenia (Spodoptera), slugs, delia radicum, cabbage root fly Pests and diseases: All season Pruning season: How to prune: No needs Blossom stem 0.3-1 m (12-40 inches), root 1-80 cm (0.25-32 inches), leaf 5-50 cm (2-20 inches) Size of the plant? Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Average amount of water Radish Irrigation Water Management: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower White-purple flowers grow on inflorescence Pollination is done by: Bees, butterfly Subspecies Watermelon radish – Root shape round – oval, size:4-9 cm, the color white outside the inner part is red-pink Small radish grow and care – – Root shape round to oval, size:1-4cm, the color white the peel can be red, pink or purple, sometime the bottom is white Red radish grow and care – Root color is white with red peel, the shape can be round or elongated Daikon grow and care – Root color is white with peel white-yellow, the shape elongated Black radish grow and care – Root spicy the color is white with black peel, the shape can be round or elongated Edible leaves When to trim Radish leaves In cold area spring-summer in frost free autumn-winter ? Trim the leaves in the base of the leave next to the stem, for salad young leaves for cooked mature leaves, better not to trim the leaves before the root picked up How to trim Radish leaves? Information about Pinnatisect deep lobes shape leaf with oval top and grow in radial structure, the color green Radish leaves: Uses of Radish leaves Salad, cooked : Edible Roots Root edible color is white sometimes red, the peel can be white, yellow, red, purple, black, the shape can be round or elongated Information about Radish bulb: When to pull up Radish bulb: In cold area spring-summer in frost free autumn-winter Uses of Radish bulb Eat raw, salad, pickled : Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Leaf plant
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 2, Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Purple flower, White flower
Autumn Harvest, Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest, Winter harvest
Edible leaves, Edible Roots
Cooked, Eaten raw, Leafy vegetables, Pickles, Salad, Spreads & Sauces, Vegetables