If you're looking for a powerful condiment that is easy to grow at home, it's time to learn more about horseradish. Find out more here!
What soil is good for Horseradish?
Rich, moisture retentive soil with plenty of compost mixed in.
How much sun does Horseradish need?
Prefers full sun, with room to spread. Will tolerate some light shade.
Is Horseradish frost tolerant?
How much space does Horseradish need?
Roughly 40cm apart
When should I plant Horseradish?
Usually planted in spring and autumn, depending on your climate.
What do I feed Horseradish?
Not usually required if the soil is prepared well. If plants are showing signs of deficiency, a light application of organic liquid fertiliser can be used.
When can I harvest Horseradish?
Harvest as needed, one year after planting. Ideal harvest time is in late winter.
What pests does Horseradish get?
Cabbage Looper, Flea Beetle
What diseases does Horseradish get?
Bacterial Leaf Spot, Brittle Root, Cercospora Leaf Spot, Ramularia Leaf Spot, White Rust, Turnip Mosaic Virus
How do I troubleshoot my growing problems?
Horseradish can become invasive if the roots are not completely removed from the ground at harvest time.