Beets

Please refer to Beet Cultural Notes for growing information.

Packet: Seed size varies considerably: 5 g (unless noted, average 380 seeds) sows approx. 30'.




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Bull's Blood Beet 5g

Bull's Blood Beet 5g

35 days for baby leaves, 60 days for roots. [French variety, introduced 1840.] Famous for its mild, dark leaves usually harvested young for salad mix before the roots have even matured. Flattened round roots, but the leaves are the real attraction. Their reddish-purple color comes out most...
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Bull's Blood Beet 28 g

Bull's Blood Beet 28 g

Waiting for more seed from wholesaler, should be available by 12/31/14 35 days for baby leaves, 60 days for roots. [French variety, introduced 1840.] Famous for its mild, dark leaves usually harvested young for salad mix before the roots have even matured. ...
$5.50

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Chioggia (Dolce Di Chioggia) Beet 3g

Chioggia (Dolce Di Chioggia) Beet 3g

52 days. [Pre-1840 heirloom.] 'Chioggia' is a beautiful bicolored scarlet red garden beet with interior rings of reddish-pink and white. This specialty Italian variety is notable for its earliness, attractive color, relative absence of bleeding, and its ability to compete with weeds. Pkt. (3 g)
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Chioggia (Dolce Di Chioggia) Beet 28 g

Chioggia (Dolce Di Chioggia) Beet 28 g

52 days. [Pre-1840 heirloom.] 'Chioggia' is a beautiful bicolored scarlet red garden beet with interior rings of reddish-pink and white. This specialty Italian variety is notable for its earliness, attractive color, relative absence of bleeding, and its ability to compete with weeds.
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Crosby Egyptian (Early Crosby Egyptian) Beet 5g

Crosby Egyptian (Early Crosby Egyptian) Beet 5g

60 days. [Introduced 1880. The parent strain of the Egyptian beet was introduced from Germany in 1865. 'Crosby Egyptian' became commercially available in 1880 after seedsman James Gregory purchased this beet from market gardener Josiah Crosby.] This variety has been selected and refined over the...
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Crosby Egyptian (Early Crosby Egyptian) BEET 28 g

Crosby Egyptian (Early Crosby Egyptian) BEET 28 g

60 days. [1880. The parent strain of the Egyptian beet was introduced from Germany in 1865.] This variety has been selected and refined over the years. 3-5" roots are very flattened in shape, and grow virtually on the surface of the soil. Roots have a dull red skin and dark red interior.
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Cylindra Beet 5g

Cylindra Beet 5g

55 days. [Danish heirloom] Rich red beets are tender sweets. 6 x 2 in. carrot-shaped beets are easier to peel and slice than regular beets. Pkt
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Detroit Dark Red Beet 5g

Detroit Dark Red Beet 5g

60 days. [Introduced 1892.] Developed from the popular 19th century 'Early Blood Turnip'. Widely adapted, very popular dark red beet with dark green foliage and some red coloration. Use fresh or canned. Resistant to downy mildew. Excellent flavor. Pkt.
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Detroit Dark Red Beet 28g

Detroit Dark Red Beet 28g

60 days. [Introduced 1892.] Developed from the popular 19th century 'Early Blood Turnip'. Widely adapted, very popular dark red beet with dark green foliage and some red coloration. Use fresh or canned. Resistant to downy mildew. Excellent flavor. Pkt.
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Early Wonder Tall Top Beet 5g

Early Wonder Tall Top Beet 5g

50 days. [Introduced 1911.] Used for early spring sowings, this versatile beet has choice tall tops for greens and dark red roots for salads, pickles, borscht, or sliced, cooked beets. Grows rapidly, producing uniform roots. Plant spring or fall. Pkt.
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Early Wonder Tall Top Beet 28g

Early Wonder Tall Top Beet 28g

50 days. [Introduced 1911.] Used for early spring sowings, this versatile beet has choice tall tops for greens and dark red roots for salads, pickles, borscht, or sliced, cooked beets. Grows rapidly, producing uniform roots. Plant spring or fall. Pkt.
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Lutz Green Leaf (Winter Keeper) Beet 5g

Lutz Green Leaf (Winter Keeper) Beet 5g

76 days. One of the sweeter varieties available. An excellent keeper, a beet developed before the days of refrigerators. Retains its sweetness and texture even when large (unlike most beets, which become woody when large), just peel off the thin skin. Fall leaves are tender enough to use in salads....
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White Sugar Beet 5 g

White Sugar Beet 5 g

Seed in test, should be available by 12/31/14 95 days. Huge, long white roots with green leaves, keeps well. Thin to 10-12 in. apart. High sugar content, for cooking down into syrup or sugar, also used for animal fodder. Most U.S. sugar beet production is now...
$2.75

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