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Specialty & Daikon Radish Planting Program

Johnny's
Specialty & Daikon

RADISH
Planting Program

Succession Planting & Season Extension for Specialty & Daikon Radishes

Johnny's Planting Programs are designed to take the guesswork out of succession planting, allowing you to easily extend your harvest throughout the growing season. Choose radish varieties by days-to-maturity, specialty end use, and optimal sowing/harvesting periods.

SPECIALTY RADISH Varieties & Features
Sowing & Harvesting Period
Cool/
Spring
Warm/
Summer
Cool/
Fall
Cold/
Winter*
SOWING
HARVESTING
Features
Note Days to Maturity Root
Length
Root Skin Color Root Flesh Color Shape
* When soil temp is at least 60°F/16°C 32 4–5" Red White Cylindrical
Sowing & Harvesting Period
Cool/
Spring
Warm/
Summer
Cool/
Fall
Cold/
Winter
SOWING
HARVESTING
Features
Note Days to Maturity Root
Length
Root Skin Color Root Flesh Color Shape
50 2–4" White, green shoulders Red Round
Sowing & Harvesting Period
Cool/
Spring**
Warm/
Summer
Cool/
Fall
Cold/
Winter
SOWING
HARVESTING
Features
Note Days to Maturity Root
Length
Root Skin Color Root Flesh Color Shape
** In mild climates 50 2–4" Black White Round
DAIKON RADISH Varieties & Features
Sowing & Harvesting Period
Cool/
Spring
Warm/
Summer
Cool/
Fall
Cold/
Winter
SOWING
HARVESTING
Features
Note Days to Maturity Root
Length
Root Skin Color Root Flesh Color Shape
Suitable for spring & summer sowings. 49 8–9" Purple Pale purple Cylindrical
Sowing & Harvesting Period
Cool/
Spring
Warm/
Summer
Cool/
Fall
Cold/
Winter
SOWING
HARVESTING
Features
Note Days to Maturity Root
Length
Root Skin Color Root Flesh Color Shape
Suitable for spring & summer sowings. 55 5–6" White, green shoulders White Cylindrical
Sowing & Harvesting Period
Cool/
Spring
Warm/
Summer
Cool/
Fall
Cold/
Winter
SOWING
HARVESTING
Features
Note Days to Maturity Root
Length
Root Skin Color Root Flesh Color Shape
Late spring & summer sowings. 55 16" White White Cylindrical
Sowing & Harvesting Period
Cool/
Spring
Warm/
Summer
Cool/
Fall
Cold/
Winter
SOWING
HARVESTING
Features
Note Days to Maturity Root
Length
Root Skin Color Root Flesh Color Shape
For July & early August sowings. 50 16–18" White White Cylindrical