The Rugabaga Turnip is a good winter plant, and it takes about 90 days to grow. The plant is delicious and firm. it's sweet roots are good for hearty soups and casseroles. It takes 7-14 days to emerge you need to plant it 1/4 inch into the soil. The seed spacing is 4 seeds every 6-8 inches. The row spacing needs to be 12-18 inches long. When the seedling is 4 inches tall, thin 1 turnip to every 6-8 inches. The nutrition facts for a serving size is half a cup, total fat is 3.5 grams, sodium is 55 milligrams, total carbs are 15 grams, dietary fiber is 4 grams, sugar is 6 grams and protein is 2 grams.
I hope you enjoy learning how the garden changes throughout the school year.