Swede Gowrie

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A popular purple skinned variety with good flesh colour and texture. Offers excellent disease resistance to Powdery Mildew and Club Root.

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Swede Gowrie

Swede Gowrie . A popular purple skinned variety with good flesh colour and texture. Offers excellent disease resistance to Powdery Mildew and Club Root. Stands well for cropping Oct ‘ Jan and stores well in dry conditions.

Cultivation Advice Swede Gowrie

  • Sow Apr – Jun thinly 1cm deep with 45 cm between rows.
  • Best results generally from a May sowing.
  • Swedes do best in well dug soils which have not been recently manured.
  • As seedlings develop, gradually thin them until about 20cm apart. Do not transplant.
  • Keep soil moist until seedlings are established.
  • Very hardy and will withstand frost.
  • Lift as required or all together for storage in dry sand until needed.