Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
German Giant (Parat) radishes Toplef10German Giant (Parat) radishes 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

German Giant (Parat) radishes I22gcj10German Giant (Parat) radishes 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]

Join the forum, it's quick and easy

Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
German Giant (Parat) radishes Toplef10German Giant (Parat) radishes 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

German Giant (Parat) radishes I22gcj10German Giant (Parat) radishes 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Square Foot Gardening Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» LARGE tyre for potatoes?
by OhioGardener Today at 11:17 am

» Ohio Gardener's Greenhouse
by OhioGardener Yesterday at 7:28 am

» How to Grow Vegetables From Seed
by OhioGardener 12/7/2022, 11:57 am

» Trellis
by KiwiSFGnewbie 12/6/2022, 8:10 pm

» alfalfa meal
by OhioGardener 12/6/2022, 3:11 pm

» Aerogardening
by OhioGardener 12/6/2022, 8:34 am

» Kiwi's SFG Adventure
by KiwiSFGnewbie 12/6/2022, 12:18 am

» Plant Probiotic (EM-1) that got rid of whitefly
by Soose 12/5/2022, 6:34 pm

» The compost bin
by KiwiSFGnewbie 12/3/2022, 4:27 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by sanderson 12/3/2022, 2:15 am

» COMPOST 101
by OhioGardener 12/2/2022, 10:05 am

» Hi from Nelson, New Zealand.
by Soose 12/1/2022, 12:33 pm

» Would you buy this hay to compost?
by Soose 12/1/2022, 12:30 pm

» Starbucks for coffee grounds!
by OhioGardener 12/1/2022, 9:05 am

» TWENTY-FIVE slugs in one night!!!
by OhioGardener 11/30/2022, 5:28 pm

» Non "fluffy" peat...
by KiwiSFGnewbie 11/30/2022, 4:37 pm

» ‘White dust’ underside Chard/Silverbeet leaves
by Eos 11/29/2022, 9:33 pm

» N&C Midwest: November & December 2022
by Scorpio Rising 11/29/2022, 12:18 pm

» Chick N Poo Compost
by cyclonegardener 11/28/2022, 9:47 pm

» What Have You Picked From Your Garden Today
by OhioGardener 11/28/2022, 5:53 pm

» maintaining Mel's Mix
by sanderson 11/27/2022, 2:30 am

» Food waste being turned into compost for Ohio greenhouse
by OhioGardener 11/25/2022, 9:34 am

» Happy Thanksgiving
by OhioGardener 11/24/2022, 8:27 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by sanderson 11/23/2022, 6:40 pm

» Pressure treated wood - covered with plastic?
by dstack 11/22/2022, 1:32 pm

» Hello from NSW, Australia
by Scorpio Rising 11/22/2022, 7:22 am

» Happy Thanksgiving 2022
by Scorpio Rising 11/21/2022, 10:11 pm

» How to Harvest Winter Squash
by OhioGardener 11/21/2022, 9:18 am

» Mark's first SFG
by markqz 11/20/2022, 6:00 pm

» Question about pets using the raised bed
by dstack 11/19/2022, 2:36 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

German Giant (Parat) radishes

4 posters

Go down

German Giant (Parat) radishes Empty German Giant (Parat) radishes

Post  ander217 10/11/2010, 8:07 am

One of my favorite radish varieties is German Giant, also known as Parat. They grow to very large size without getting too hot or woody. They aren't winter radishes but I planted some in our fall garden, nine to a square.

I picked two last night from our late garden that were the size of large beets and they were still buttery-tasting with a wonderful texture and just a hint of heat. Last night's supper for me was a radish and butter sandwich. Mmm, good.

I used four slices of radish on my half sandwich, Hubby ate some in his salad, and we still have a third of a radish left.
ander217
ander217

Female Posts : 1450
Join date : 2010-03-16
Age : 67
Location : Southeastern Missouri (6b)

Back to top Go down

German Giant (Parat) radishes Empty Re: German Giant (Parat) radishes

Post  Old Hippie 10/11/2010, 12:29 pm

Shocked That is SOME radish! I love radish sandwiches. My father-in-law got me hooked on those. On fresh homemade bread...........mmmmmmmmmmm.

GK
Old Hippie
Old Hippie
Regional Hosts

Female Posts : 1156
Join date : 2010-08-12
Age : 71
Location : Canada 3b

Back to top Go down

German Giant (Parat) radishes Empty Re: German Giant (Parat) radishes

Post  Ihv2gratkids 10/11/2010, 3:12 pm

I never have good luck with radishes. It seems they always do get way to hot or not a great texture. I would love to give these a try. Where did you get your seeds?
avatar
Ihv2gratkids

Female Posts : 7
Join date : 2010-08-26
Age : 49
Location : Oklahoma

Back to top Go down

German Giant (Parat) radishes Empty Re: German Giant (Parat) radishes

Post  middlemamma 10/11/2010, 3:37 pm

+1 yeppers
middlemamma
middlemamma
 
 

Female Posts : 2260
Join date : 2010-04-25
Location : Idaho Panhandle

Back to top Go down

German Giant (Parat) radishes Empty Seeds

Post  ander217 10/11/2010, 7:20 pm

I've found them several places in the past - Shumway's and Baker Creek Heirlooms are the most recent places I purchased them.

I always plant the little Cherry Belle radishes in early spring because they are the first thing that is ready to harvest, but I plant German Giant/ Parat along with them for my main eating radishes. They always get large, but they've never grown as large as these we planted in the fall.
ander217
ander217

Female Posts : 1450
Join date : 2010-03-16
Age : 67
Location : Southeastern Missouri (6b)

Back to top Go down

German Giant (Parat) radishes Empty Re: German Giant (Parat) radishes

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum