turnip seeds

scientific name: Brassica rapa subsp. rapa

plant species: Cruciferae

  • The weight of one thousand seeds is 2.2 grams
  • Suitable soil pH is 6 to 7.5
  • The amount of seed used for one hectare is 2.5 to 4 kg
  • The planting distance between the rows is 25 cm and the plant distance is 10 to 15 cm
  • Important diseases and pests: black rot, cabbage aphid, cabbage fly
  • Cultivation time is from April to July for pre-ripe crops and from early September to mid-autumn for normal cultivation