Celery Porthos


Celery Porthos

Variety name: Celery Porthos

Bred by: Kultursaat e.V.

Breeder: Sativa Rheinau AG

Seed purchase: Bingenheimer Saatgut AG Sativa Rheinau AG

Variety description

Bolt-resistant celery suited to all growing periods, from early cultivation under fleece through to the normal May/June planting for storage. Specially resistant to Septoria. Tubers are round and smooth with a light coloured skin; bulbs are set medium high with concentrated root base for ease of harvest; leaves strong and upright. Powerful, aromatic celery flavour.

Growing recommendations

Please check the seed retailer's website.

Additional information

This variety is a newly bred, organic variety. It was cultivated under organic conditions from the start, so that it is optimally adapted to organic cultivation. Varieties that carry the bioverita label are reproducible because they are open pollinated. They offer commercial gardeners an alternative to hybrid seed.