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Parsnip Seeds - All-American HEIRLOOM - OPEN POLLINATED

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Unit Size Unit Price Savings Qty
Packet $3.95 $2.37
1 Ounce $7.75
1/4 Pound $18.95 39%
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  • Fine texture with a sweet flavor
  • Very versatile to cook with
  • Prefers full sun exposure

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Parsnip Seeds - All-American

This little root has it all! Sweet, tender, with an unbeatable texture--no wonder this is our most popular Parsnip! All-American is right, this one is a heavy hitter!

  • Fast Facts

    Name:Parsnip Seeds - All-American
    Botanical Name:Pastinaca sativa
    Life Cycle:Annual
    Light Requirement:Full Sun
    Planting Season:Cool Season
    Plant Type:Root Vegetable
    Fruit Size:10-12" long, 3" diameter
    Days to Maturity:90-120 Days
    Plant Spacing:3-5 inches
    Planting Depth:1/4 inch
    Sowing Method:Direct Sow
    Cold Stratification:No
    Hardiness Zones:2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Ships:Year Round
  • Planting Instructions

    How to Grow All American Parsnips

    When to Plant Parsnips Seeds

    Parsnips need plenty of time to grow, so sow your seeds as soon as the ground is workable. Ensure that the soil is at least 46 degrees F so the seeds will germinate well.

    Where to Plant Parsnip Seeds

    An area that has full sun is ideal for Parsnips, but they are able to grow in some shade as well.

    How to Plant Parsnips Seeds

    Parsnips need a long growing season so plant as soon as the soil is workable. Till or loosen your soil in the planting area. If your soil is not ideal, add some compost or organic material to amend the soil. Plant the seeds ¼ inch deep with about 2 seeds per inch. After you see growth in 2.5-3 weeks, thin out the seedlings so they are around 3-5 inches apart.

    How to Harvest Parsnips

    Parsnips taste better after a hard frost, so leave them in the ground for about 105 days before pulling them up. Loosen the soil around the roots with a fork before lifting them to avoid damaging the roots. Use immediately or store parsnips in a box of barely moist soil, peat, or sand. Store in a cool place for up to 4 months.

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