Radish White Long (Mooli) is the most popular root vegetable in India. This is mainly a cool-season crop; however, it can tolerate higher temperatures. The skin of the radish is completely white and is delicate, and crisp with a slightly sweet taste. White Radish is not only tasty and crunchy but also very beneficial for our health. You can easily grow radishes in pots from radish seeds. It’s very interesting to grow your own radish at home. Buy the Best Quality Radish long white Seeds Online at the best price in India from www.aarugagro.com with a good germination rate.
About this item
- Number of Radish seeds (Mooli ke beej): 250 Seeds
- Sowing season: October to February
- Sowing method: Direct
- Seeds sowing depth: 1/4 inch
- Germination Time: 6 to 10 days from sowing
- Germination temperature: 12 to 24°C
- Harvesting: 6 to 8 week
- Plant vigor: Strong plant with 20-25 cm long Root
Radish Growing Season in India
Radish grows very quickly and is healthy in the cooler temperatures of winter, spring, and fall. You can sow radish seeds from October to February month.
How To Grow White Long Radish In Pot
Direct seed sowing in any pot/grow bag is the best way to grow radishes because transplanting disturbs their roots. The ideal temperature for radish seeds germination is 12-24°C. Sow Radish seeds directly in a pot or grow bag about 1/4 to 1/2 inch deep and at least 4 inch apart in soil. Give light water through a watering can and keep the soil moist. Radish seeds will be germinated within 4-10 days. Place the container in a sunny place where it receives proper sunlight.
When To Fertilize Radish Plant
Radish does not need much fertilizer after planting. Radish like plenty of phosphorous so, make sure that you have added organic fertilizer and bone meal powder into the soil before seeds sowing.
Radish Plant Care Tips
Water: Give regular water to radish plants and keep the soil moist not soggy.
Soil: For better results for radish plants use well-drained soil.
Sunlight: Radishes need full sun (at least 6 hours of direct light is necessary for the fast growth of radish plants).
Temperature: Ideal temperature for growing radish plants is 10-30°C.
Common pests and diseases: Some pests like snails, slugs, aphids, flea beetles, cutworms, and cabbage loopers can attack radish plants. Cabbage maggots can spread a disease called a bacterial black spot to the roots. Use organic insecticide neem oil to control pests and diseases in radish plants.
When To Harvest Long White Radish
- White long radish will mature within 50-60 days from seed sowing.
- You can harvest white radishes when the roots are about 4-6 inches out of the soil.
White Long Radish Special Features
- Common name: Daikon and safed mooli (सफेद मूली)
- Scientific name: Raphanus sativus
- Height: Up to 25 inches
- Companion plant: Lettuce, tomato, carrots, peas, spinach
Why are my radishes not making roots?
The main reason for not growing radish roots is overcrowding. Radishes need more space to grow their roots and overcrowding doesn’t provide space to grow roots.
Why are my white radish seeds not germinating?
Radish seeds will not germinate because of improper growing conditions like not getting enough sunlight, sowing seeds too deep in the soil, over-watering, or under-watering.
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Radish White Long