Country Traditions

February 20, 2011

Organic Gardening: What To Store In A Root Cellar

Filed under: family, gardening — dmacc502 @ 3:40 pm

 

 

Vegetable Ideal Storage Temperature (°F) Relative Humidity (percentage) Average Storage Life

Beets 32 95 1-3 months

Cabbage 32 90-95 3-4 months

Carrots 32 90-95 4-6 months

Celery 32 90-95 2-3 months

Garlic 32 65-70 6-7 months

Horseradish 30-32 90-95 10-12 months

Jerusalem artichoke 31-32 90-95 2-5 months

Onions 32 65-70 5-8 months

Parsnips 32 90-95 2-6 months

Potatoes 38-40 90 5-8 months

Pumpkins 50-55 70-75 2-3 months

Rutabaga 32 90-95 2-4 months

Sweet potato 55-60 85-90 4-6 months

Turnips 32 90-95 4-5 months

Winter squash 50-55 70-75 3-6 months

via Organic Gardening: What To Store In A Root Cellar.

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