Tillage Radish Cover Crop
Add tilth without tillage!
Sow 4-8 weeks before first fall frost (Late August or early September in zone 5). Note that you’ll want to avoid putting brassica crops directly into beds just occupied by tillage radish. Wait til later in the season or the following year.
Garden Pack: 1 ounce, sows roughly 125 square feet
Homestead Pack: ¼ pound, sows roughly 400 square feet
Farm Pack: ½ pound, sows roughly 800 square feet
|1 Ounce||$3.95||Out of Stock|
|4 Ounces||$5.95||Out of Stock|
|8 Ounces||$10.95||Out of Stock|
Sow in late summer or very early fall. Do not sow in spring, as radishes will form only small roots before bolting. Sow in rows about 12” apart with a seeder or in furrows made with a hoe—tillage radish is not well suited to broadcast sowing.
|Days to Germination||3 to 5 days|
|Days to Maturity||70 days|
|Planting Depth||½ inch|
|Spacing in Row||3 inches|
|Spacing Between Rows||12 inches|
|Height at Maturity||18 inches|
|Width at Maturity||12 inches|
|Sun Preference||Full to Partial Sun|