Radish (Mooli) is the most popular root vegetable in India. This is mainly a cool-season crop; however, it can tolerate higher temperatures. Radish very easy to grow in containers or pots, Radish needs 6 to 8 hours of daily sunlight; however, it can tolerate partial shade. Roots of Radish are cylindrical, 20-25 cm, crisp, solid, and mildly flavored. Radish (Mooli) is also high in antioxidants and anthocyanins, which means that it’s quite good for your heart as well. You can easily grow radishes in pots from radish seeds. It’s very interesting to grow your own white long radish quickly at home. If you follow our growing instructions and use the best soil and seeds, you’ll get the best results growing radish white in a few days. Buy the Best Quality Radish long white Seeds Online at the best price in India from www.organicbazar.net with a good germination rate
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- Number of Radish seeds (Mooli ke bij): 250+ Seeds (Approximately)
- Sowing season: Throughout the year (Rainy and cool seasons)
- Where to grow: Balcony or terrace garden
- Mode of sowing: Sow the seeds 0.5 inches deep in a seedling tray or Container, or Pots.
- 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
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Radish Growing Season in India
White Long Radish grows very quickly and is healthy in the cooler temperatures of spring and fall. You can sow half green radish seeds from October to February month.
Radish Seeds Sowing Method
With amazing taste and crunchiness radish became our favourite vegetable. It has essential medicinal values and helpful as cleanser for the liver and stomach. You can grow your own radish plant by our easy guide tips. You can sow radish seed direct in any pot or grow bags (also you can start in seedling tray with potting mix or coco peat, after germination of seeds you have to transplant in pots because plant needs more space to grow). Start to sow radish seeds about 1 inch deep in soil and 2 inch apart from each seed. Till the germination process keep the soil moist.
Instructions To Grow Radish Plant From Seeds
Radish Growing Season in India – We can grow the radish plant at any time but it likes cool climate, Seed will be germinate quickly and healthy in winter season.
Radish Seed Germinating Time – Radish seeds will take at least 6 to 10 days to germinate from sowing.
Soil for Radish Plants – For better growth, it needs loose soil, well-drained soil, high in organic matter and free from stones with soil PH ranging between 5.8 to 6.8, Also radish plant needs consistent moisture in soil.
Sunlight for white radish plants – Radish require 5-6 hours full light but it can also grow in partial shade.
Radish Seed Germination Temperature – Ideal temperature for germinating radish seeds is 55 to 85 degree Fahrenheit (12-29 Degree Celsius).
Best Fertilizers for Radish Plant – Use compost or aged manure before sowing seeds also you can choose potting mix, it helps seeds to germinate quickly.
Water Requirements – It needs regular water in summer days and try to keep soil moist but avoid over watering, give water for 2 days once in rainy and winter days.
Common Pests in Radish – White rust and clubroot are commonly found in radish plants. To safe your plants from these pests, use organic pesticide `Neem oil’ in your radish plants.
When To Harvest Long White Radish
- White long radish will mature within 50-60 days from seeds sowing.
- You can harvest white radishes when the roots are about 4-6 inches out of the soil.
- Once your radish mature, pull them quickly.
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.
Do Radishes grow well in pots?
Of course, all radish plants grow easily and quickly in pots.
Why are my radishes all tops and no bottoms?
When radish plants get too much nitrogen liquid fertilizer, the plant will only encourage leaf growth and will not be able to develop roots well, so avoid giving fertilizers that contain too much nitrogen.
How deep should a container be for radishes?
A container or grow bag should be 6-12 inches deep and 18-24 inches wide.
How many radishes does a plant produce?
One radish seed produces only one radish plant and one radish plant grows only one radish.
Why are my half-green paradise 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.
Why does my radish leave turning yellow?
The most common reason for yellow leaves on radish plants is as under-watering. Give proper water to radish plants, and keep the soil moist.
Why are my radish plants dying?
Improper watering practices like under watering or over watering is the main reason for radish plant dying. Radish plants cannot survive without water but too much water also kills the plant.
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Country of Origin - India