This heirloom beet originated in Germany and is reputed to be the most widely grown beet in the world. The large, flattened beets are grown primarily above the soil but the skins don’t get the toughness of the upper portions of some beets. They are very sweet and early without any “earthy” taste. Approx 300 seeds
Depth: 1/2 inch
Spacing: Sow thinly in rows 12 inches apart and cover with ½ inches of fine soil. Firm lightly and keep evenly moist.
Soil type: well draining, fertile
Sun: full sun
Days to harvest: 45 days
Hardiness Zones: 2-11
Hand harvested and packed for the 2023 season. We are a small batch grower, so limited quantities are available.
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