Parsnip (Pastinaca sativa)
The parsnip is a biennial vegetable
It is from the ombellifere family like the carrot
ROTATIONIt is grown in the root vegetable bed.
CULTIVATIONThe seeds are sown in April and May during a waning crescent moon.
NEIGHBOURING PLANTSIt likes being planted near radishes.
DISEASES AND PARASITESMildew and rust are the pincipal maladies.
ADVICEIt has a strong scent.