Beet Detroit Dark Red - Organic Heirloom Seed

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Beet Detroit Dark Red - Organic Heirloom Seed

Beet: Detroit Dark Red. BUY ANY (5) PKTS OF SEED AND GET ONE FREE PKT! (our choice, no coupon needed)..

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 1pk approx. 25 seeds$2.50

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  • Beet-Detroit Dark Red
  • Botanical Name: Beta vulgaris
  • Plant Type: Annual,Heirloom,Organic, Vegetable
  • Height: n/a
  • Width: n/a
  • Bloom Color: n/a
  • Fruit Size: 3" dia.
  • Exposure: Full
  • Moisture: average
  • Soil: average/well drained
  • Maintenance: medium
  • Bloom Time: n/a
  • Days to Maturity: 60-655 days
  • Germination:5-10 days
  • Description: Heirloom from 1892. Original selections were made from Early Blood Turnip by Mr. Reeves of Port Hope, Ontario, Canada. Nearly round blood-red 3" diameter roots. Great for canning and fresh eating. Prolific, good keeper.

    Planting: Sow seeds 2" apart, 1/2" deep outdoors as soon as soil. can be worked in spring. Can be planted at two-week intervals for continuous harvests. All parts of the beet plant are edible.

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