The Paris Market carrot, also known as Tonda di Parigi or Marché de Paris, is a round heirloom variety from the 19th century. This ancient French root vegetable is actually perfect for contemporary needs: it does well where other carrots would struggle – for example in shallow, clay-rich or rocky soil. Even better, as . What these small carrots lack in size, they make up for in flavour – they are deliciously tender, bite-sized, and extra sweet, with very smooth skin. They are a fantastic market seller and are very popular with kids because of their ping-pong-ball shape. They’re also a favourite with gourmet chefs, and you’re bound to love the sweetness of this old Parisian, too!
Appearance: The carrots grow just 5 cm in diameter, they’re a perfect choice for containers. Lush green tops and a succulent round root.
Latin name: Daucus carota
Quantity: 500 seeds
Plant size: Height 20 cm, Width 10 cm
Container size: Height 20 cm, Width 30 cm
Companion plant: Tomatoes, lettuces, parsley, onions, garlic chives, nasturtium
All seeds come in robust packaging with seeding/growing instructions