White turnip forms a round root about 8cm in diameter, with whitish skin and flesh. This flesh is tender and has a delicate taste. The leaves can be cooked like spinach, or eaten raw in salads. The steamed or simmered root has laxative properties.
Les Refardes - White Turnip - Sowing and characteristics:
- Direct sowing, in cool areas it is advisable to sow in July and August
- Sachet: Approximately 300 seeds
- All Les Refardes seeds are of local variety and organic production
- Cultivated at Puig de la Balma, Bages, 2018