Radish plant growing 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.

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Requirements for 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

Planting season:
Autumn-winter – frost free area / Spring – temperate climate

Pests and diseases:
Pieris (butterfly), prodenia (Spodoptera), slugs, delia radicum, cabbage root fly

Pruning season:
All season

How to prune:
No needs

Size of the plant?
Blossom stem 0.3-1 m (12-40 inches), root 1-80 cm (0.25-32 inches), leaf 5-50 cm (2-20 inches)

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Radish Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer

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 growing – 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 growing Root color is white with red peel, the shape can be round or elongated

Daikon growing Root color is white with peel white-yellow, the shape elongated

Black radish growing 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

How to trim Radish leaves?
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

Information about Radish leaves:
Pinnatisect deep lobes shape leaf with oval top and grow in radial structure, the color green

Uses of Radish leaves:
Salad, cooked

Edible Roots

Information about  Radish bulb:
Root edible color is white sometimes red, the peel can be white, yellow, red, purple, black, the shape can be round or elongated

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:

Raphanus sativus

Blooming Seasons

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