Several plantings of radish are possible during the Saskatchewan growing season. Quality is affected by the presence or absence of certain insect pests. Severe infestations of flea beetles can destroy radish plants at emergence. Root maggots can render beautiful radishes unmarketable.
- Easter Egg (EFG, J, WDM, SW)
- Fireball (SAK, SW) – later maturing radish with good yields and excellent flavour.
- French Breakfast (EFG)
- Poker (DOM) – early maturing, good yields, and excellent flavour.
- Raxe (WDM)
- Rebel (BJ, SW) – exceptional yields of crisp juicy roots with good flavour.
- Sora (WDM)
Visit the 2005 Vegetable Cultivar and Cultural Trials for the most current radish trials.