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Chioggia Guardsman

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 39
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99


Pkt. (Approx. 150 seeds)

Light red roots with contrasting purple and white interior. Flat globe shaped with sweet taste.

  • Planting Depth: 1/2" (12mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 1" (2.5cm)
  • Spacing Between Rows: 12-18" (30-45cm)
  • Days to Germination: 10-20
  • Spacing After Thinning: 2-3" (5-7.5cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 60

When and Where to Plant: Sow seeds every 3 weeks in a sunny area, with fertile, well drained soil. Beets can also be grown in containers.

Care: Provide regular, uniform moisture to keep plants growing. Thin plants to prevent overcrowding.

Harvest: Pull up clumps when roots are 2" (5cm) across.

Your Health: Greens are an excellent source of potassium and vitamins A & C. Roots a good source of fiber.