growing carrots

Growing Carrots in Containers

Growing Carrots in Containers

Carrots are easy to grow in containers; you just need good, loose soil. You don’t need a lot of space or a fancy container, either. Some gardeners grow carrots in  
Where to Grow Carrots

Where to Grow Carrots

Carrots like a full day of sun—six to eight hours. They’ll do OK in partial shade, too, but the more sun, the better.  
Growing Carrots from Seeds or Seedlings

Growing Carrots from Seeds or Seedlings

Let’s just cut to the chase here: carrots do not like to be bothered. Direct-sow the seeds and save yourself the time, aggravation, and likely disappointment of trying to transplant  
Types of Carrots

Types of Carrots

Carrots fall into two main groups: early and maincrop. As their name suggests, early carrots mature earlier than their maincrop counterparts. In general, early carrots are ready for harvest in