Beta vulgaris (55 days) Sweet, deep burgundy beets with lush, green leaves and bright red stems, make this fast-growing, stress-tolerant beet, a perfect dual-purpose choice. Cut the greens for salads or steaming as a delicious table green. An outstanding keeper for winter storage and excellent for roasting, boiling, or canning.
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Direct seed 2-3 weeks before last frost; succession plant every 2-3 weeks for a continuous supply through the season. Plant ½ inch deep, 1-2 inches apart with 12-18 inches between rows. Germination: 7-10 days.