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Turnip Seeds - Purple Top White Globe

Turnip Seeds - Purple Top White Globe

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $5.79
1/4 Pound $16.79 28% Savings
1 Pound $52.49 43% Savings
5 Pounds $146.99 ($1.83/ounce) 68% Savings
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  • Tender roots are mild while its young leaves are nutritious
  • Mild, Sweet Flavor; Tender, White Roots
  • Young Leaves are Highly Nutritious; Smooth and Round Roots
  • Prefers Full Sun Exposure; Partial Shade Tolerant
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Cool Season
Fruit Size 2 to 3 inches in diameter
Growth Habit Clumping

Flavor Profile Mildly Sweet; Slightly Earthy; Crisp and Grainy Texture
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing, Root Vegetable
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Cold Tolerant, Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Canning, Freezing, Microgreens

About Turnip Seeds - Purple Top White Globe

Brassica rapa

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Root Vegetable

The Purple Top White Globe Turnip is a delicious, mildly sweet variety that has been a gardener's favorite for decades. Use the Purple Top White Globe Turnip in soups, stews, salads - or even eaten raw!

Planting Information

Planting Turnip Seeds - Purple Top White Globe

Planting Season Cool Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 4 to 6 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Days to Maturity 30 to 60 days
View our Turnip Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 2,040
1 Ounce 14,500
1/4 Pound 58,000
1 Pound 232,000
5 Pounds 1,160,000

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