How to grow turnips from seed

In this video guide, Monty Don sows turnips and explains why we should all grow this underrated vegetable.

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In this practical video from Gardeners' World, Monty Don demonstrates how to sow turnips for harvesting from autumn, through winter and into spring. Championing this often under-rated vegetable, Monty recommends the variety 'Snowball' and offers tips on the best size to harvest them, and how to cook them for maximum deliciousness.


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