This English carrot variety was bred to be unattractive to the carrot rust fly and for some gardeners it does offer protection. For all gardeners it has the sweet, crisp flavour of the best Nantes varieties. Roots are moderately long from Flyaway carrot seeds, with a small core. If you’ve ever had to deal with carrot rust fly, you will appreciate all the help you can get in disrupting its life cycle in your organic vegetable garden. Combining Flyaway carrot seeds with?lightweight row cover?is a good strategy for eliminating the pest without the use of chemicals.?Winner of the RHS Award of Garden Merit.