Root (Turnip, Rutabaga, etc.)

Growing Tips From Mother Earth News

The date after each entry indicates the last time the information was gathered. (OG) indicates organic, (F1) indicates hybrid. Links will open in a separate tab/window for each vendor to make shopping easy.

"Ideal" Purple Top Milan TN104 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.00 (7/24/2017)

5-inch Soil Thermometer

Botanical Interests - New! $ 10.49 (1/18/2017)

7-inch Soil Thermometer

Botanical Interests - New! $ 12.49 (1/18/2017)

African Daisy Cape Marigold

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.69 (1/18/2017)

Alamo s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

All Top s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Allium Nodding Onion

Botanical Interests - packet $ 2.69 (1/18/2017)

Alyssum Basket of Gold Compacta

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.79 (1/18/2017)

Alyssum Sweet Allure Pastel Blend

Botanical Interests - packet $ 2.69 (1/18/2017)

Alyssum Sweet Oriental Nights

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.69 (1/18/2017)

Alyssum Sweet Rosie O'Day

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.69 (1/18/2017)

Alyssum Sweet Tiny Tim

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.69 (1/18/2017)

Amaranth Burgundy (OG)

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.99 (1/18/2017)

Amaranth Edible Red Leaf

Botanical Interests - New! $ 1.79 (1/18/2017)

American Parsnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 250 seeds $2.00 (11/18/2016)

American Purple Top RT101 Rutabaga

Baker Creek - packet $2.50 (7/24/2017)

American Purple Top Bulk Rutabaga

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $3.75 (11/18/2016)

American Purple Top Rutabaga

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.00 (11/18/2016)
Reimer Seeds - packet $1.00 (9/4/2017)

Andover

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $2.10   (12/6/2016)

Annie's Mix Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.25 (11/18/2016)

Arat

Fedco Seeds - 1/16oz for $2.00   (12/6/2016)

Artichoke Green & Purple

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.99 (1/18/2017)

Artichoke Green Globe Improved

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.99 (1/18/2017)

Arugula Rocket Salad

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.69 (1/18/2017)

Arugula Rocket Salad (OG)

Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.89 (1/18/2017)

Arugula Rocket Salad Roquette (LG) (OG)

Botanical Interests - packet $ 3.99 (1/18/2017)

Arugula Rocket Salad Two 5-foot Seed Tapes

Botanical Interests - Sale! $ 3.14 (1/18/2017)

Arugula Wild Dragon's Tongue

Botanical Interests - packet $ 2.39 (1/18/2017)

Arugula Wild Rocket Salad Roquette

Botanical Interests - packet $ 2.39 (1/18/2017)

Arugula Wild Rocky (OG)

Botanical Interests - packet $ 2.39 (1/18/2017)

Boule D'or TN113 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.00 (7/24/2017)

Champion Purple Top (Best of All) RT109 Rutabaga

Baker Creek - packet $2.50 (7/24/2017)

Collet Vert RT104 Rutabaga

Baker Creek - packet $2.50 (7/24/2017)

Des Vertus Marteau Turnip (OG)

High Mowing Seeds - packet $2.95 (9/4/2017)

Early Flat White TN114 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.00 (7/24/2017)

Gammel Gotlandsk

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $3.80   (12/6/2016)

Gilfeather Turnip

Fedco Seeds - 1/16oz for $1.80   (12/6/2016)

Gold Ball Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.00 (11/18/2016)
Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $0.90   (12/6/2016)

Golden Ball s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Golden Ball Turnip

Territorial Seeds - 2 grams $2.55 (9/4/2017)

Golden Globe TN101 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.00 (7/24/2017)

Golden Globe Turnip (OG)

High Mowing Seeds - packet $0.00 (9/4/2017)

Halblange Parsnip (OG)

High Mowing Seeds - packet $2.95 (9/4/2017)

Harris Model

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $0.90   (12/6/2016)

Harris Model Parsnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 250 seeds $2.50 (11/18/2016)

Harris Model ParsnipBulk

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 250 seeds $4.50 (11/18/2016)

Helenor Rutabaga

Territorial Seeds - 1/2 gram $3.95 (9/4/2017)

Hinona Kabu TN108 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.75 (7/24/2017)

Hinona Kabu Turnip (OG)

High Mowing Seeds - packet $0.00 (9/4/2017)

Hollow Crown Parsnips

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Joan Rutabaga

Seed Savers - packet $2.99 (10/21/2016)

Joan Rutabaga (OG)

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $3.75 (11/18/2016)
High Mowing Seeds - packet $2.95 (9/4/2017)
Seeds of Change - 200 seeds $3.49 (9/4/2017)
Territorial Seeds - 1 gram $3.35 (9/4/2017)

Just Right s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Just Right Turnip

Territorial Seeds - 2 grams $2.40 (9/4/2017)

Lancer Parsnip (OG)

High Mowing Seeds - packet $2.95 (9/4/2017)

Laurentian RT102 Rutabaga

Baker Creek - packet $1.75 (7/24/2017)

Laurentian Rutabaga

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $1.00   (12/6/2016)
Reimer Seeds - packet $1.00 (9/4/2017)

Lunga Bianca A Colletto Viola s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $3.50 (9/4/2017)

Magres Rutabaga

Territorial Seeds - 1 gram $3.25 (9/4/2017)

Mammoth Sandwich Island Salsify

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Nadmorska RT105 Rutabaga

Baker Creek - packet $2.50 (7/24/2017)

Navet des Vertus Marteau TN106 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.00 (7/24/2017)

Niseko

Johnny's Selected Seeds - packet $4.10 (9/4/2017)

Noir de Russie

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $1.40   (12/6/2016)

Oasis Turnip

Fedco Seeds - 1/16oz for $2.20   (12/6/2016)

Parsley Hamburg Rooted

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 250 seeds $2.00 (11/18/2016)

Petrowski TN111 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.25 (7/24/2017)

Pistoise Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.50 (11/18/2016)

Purple Top White Globe

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $0.90   (12/6/2016)
Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $0.90   (12/6/2016)

Purple Top White Globe TN103 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $1.75 (7/24/2017)

Purple Top White Globe Bulk Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $3.75 (11/18/2016)

Purple Top White Globe s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Purple Top White Globe Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.00 (11/18/2016)
Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.69 (9/4/2017)
Territorial Seeds - 2 grams $2.45 (9/4/2017)

Purple Top White Globe Turnip (OG)

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $3.50 (11/18/2016)
Botanical Interests - packet $ 1.99 (9/4/2017)
High Mowing Seeds - packet $2.95 (9/4/2017)
Seeds of Change - 350 seeds $3.49 (9/4/2017)

Purple Top White Turnip

Seed Savers - packet $2.99 (10/21/2016)

Pusa Chandrima TN118 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.50 (7/24/2017)

Red Ball JS230 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $3.00 (7/24/2017)

Red Round TN112 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.50 (7/24/2017)

Red Round Turnip

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $1.50   (12/6/2016)

Scarlet Ohno Revival Turnip (OG)

High Mowing Seeds - packet $2.95 (9/4/2017)

Scarlet Queen Red Stems

Johnny's Selected Seeds - packet $4.10 (9/4/2017)

Seven Top Bulk Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $3.75 (11/18/2016)

Seven Top s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Seven Top Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.00 (11/18/2016)

Shogoin TN109 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $2.00 (7/24/2017)

Shogoin s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Snowball TN107 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $1.75 (7/24/2017)

Snowball Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.50 (11/18/2016)

Southern Green s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Takinogawa

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $1.90   (12/6/2016)

Tokyo Cross s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Tokyo Cross Turnip

Territorial Seeds - 2 grams $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Tokyo Market Turnip (OG)

High Mowing Seeds - packet $0.00 (9/4/2017)
Seeds of Change - 350 seeds $3.49 (9/4/2017)

Topper s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Turga Parsnip(OG)

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 250 seeds $3.50 (11/18/2016)

Viola di Milano Turnip

Annie's Heirloom Seeds - 200 seeds $2.00 (11/18/2016)

Westport Macomber Turnip Rutabaga

Seed Savers - packet $2.09 (10/21/2016)

White Ball Seed Tape Turnip

Territorial Seeds - 1 Tape $5.10 (9/4/2017)

White Egg TN102 Turnip

Baker Creek - packet $1.75 (7/24/2017)

White Egg s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

White Egg Turnip

Fedco Seeds - 1/8oz for $0.90   (12/6/2016)

White Lady s Turnip

Reimer Seeds - packet $2.50 (9/4/2017)

Wilhelmsburger RT106 Rutabaga

Baker Creek - packet $2.50 (7/24/2017)

Disclaimer: I have no affiliation with the seed companies listed here other than as a satisfied customer. Prices are for comparison only and although they are updated fairly regularly, you should always visit the vendor's site directly to confirm accuracy and availability. In addition, packet sizes vary from vendor to vendor as well as quality and germination rates, so price is not always an accurate determination of value. All of these vendors deserve your support, so please spread the love around when you are ordering seeds and don't be afraid to experiment with at least some varieties and vendors each year.