beet gourmet blendRegular price $2.49 Save $-2.49
join the beet renaissance! aside from the health benefits, which include significant amounts of fiber, potassium, folic acid, and vitamin c, beets come in a variety of colors, shapes, and textures. gourmet blend includes 'detroit dark red' with deep red roots and delicious dark green tops, 'chioggia' with interior rings of bright pink and white, and 'golden' with bright yellow flesh. this packet sows up to 62 feet.
Botanical Name: Beta vulgaris
Days to Maturity: 65 days
Native: Europe, Asia, and the Mediterranean region
Hardiness: Frost-tolerant biennial grown as an annual
Plant Dimensions: Leaf tops up to 18" tall
Variety Information: 1"–3" red, orange, or pink/red roots; green leafy tops. This packet contains three varieties. 'DETROIT DARK RED': 2"½–3" blood red, globe shaped. Leaves are dark green on red stems. 'CHIOGGIA': 1"–3" pinkish/red roots with interior rings of bright pink and white; green leaf tops. 'GOLDEN': 1"–3" orange roots with bright yellow interior; green leaf tops.