Celery (Celery)

Celery (Celery)

Apium graveolens var. dulce

Plant family

Doldenblütler (Apiaceae) (Apiaceae)

Season Overview

Propagating

Planting

Harvest

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

Details

Light requirement

Semi-shaded

Water requirement

Very humid

Soil

Medium (loamy)

Nutrient requirement

Medium

Light germinator

Seeding distance

30 cm

Row spacing

50 cm

Seeding depth

0 cm

Instructions

Beginning of March

Propagating

Description

Celery belongs to the family of umbelliferae. As the name suggests, the stalks are harvested. Celery has a long germination period, requires heat and is one of the more demanding crops.

Origin:

Europe

Growing tips

The plants are sensitive to cold and thrive best in nutrient-rich, humus-rich soil, with a regular water supply during the main growing season. When sowing, only lightly press and water the seeds, as they need a light stimulus for germination.

Diseases

No diseases

Pests

No pests