Growing Carrots: Carrot Varieties, Soil Conditions and Harvest Times

Growing carrots is enjoyable and each carrot variety packs a nutritious, flavorful punch.

John Navazio — who holds a doctorate in plant breeding and genetics — regards ‘Red Core Chantenay’ as one of his favorites, because it is a “full-flavored variety with true carrot flavor, or a balance of sweet and savory.”