Daikon - Raphanus sativus (Longipinnatus group)

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
18 inches (46 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
5.5 inches (14 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
0.5 inches (1.3 cm)
Daikon growing conditions
Relative growing difficulty iRelative growing difficulty
Soil & fertilization iSoil & fertilization difficulty
Care & maintenance iCare & maintenance difficulty
Pest & diseases iPests & diseases difficulty
Sun / Shade iSun / shade tolerance
Ideal soil type iIdeal soil types
Soil PH iSoil PH
Moisture / drainage iSoil drainage
USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
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RHS hardiness iRHS hardiness rating
Photo by F Delventhal
Common names: Daikon radish, Mooli, Long white radish, Winter radish, Oriental radish, Lobak, Japanese radish, True Daikon, Chai tow
Diseases:

Same family: Brassicaceae (40)

Same group: Other (60)