Watermelon radish

Rooftop gardening
November 18, 2010

This fall I planted some colourful cultivars: purple carrots, rainbow chards... and radish watermelon, so named because its cross section resemble the color of a watermelon.

Radish WatermelonOnly 45 days after, watermelon radishes are ready to be harvested, it's a record time...

Radish Watermelon...and some of them are really huge, I guess that the name refers to the size too!
Despite being so large, however, they were tender and crispy.

Radish WatermelonAnd here is what you all expected to see: the section, with the center of a beautiful red/pink.

Aren't they gorgeous?

Read also: Discover radishes for more radishes varieties.

CorianderOne year ago:

Autumn coriander

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Author: Ale

Ciao, se leggi i commenti potresti contattarmi, mi piacerebbe avere una raccolta di peperoncini come a tua, sono un appassionata del piccante, da buona calabrese!

Author: Graziana

Ciao Ale, iscriviti al sito pepperfriends dove potrai scambiare tutti i semi che vuoi!

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