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Baby Beat

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 30
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99

PKT = 150 seeds

The round, deep red roots are tender, delicious and sweet adn can be served at all stages of growth and they store well. The young leaves make delicious greens. Beets are very easy to grow and prefer cool weather, though they tolerate a wide range of conditions.

  • Planting Depth: 1/2" (13mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 1" (3cm)
  • Spacing Between Rows: 12-18" (30-46cm)
  • Days to Germination: 10-20
  • Spacing After Thinning: 2-3" (5-8cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 40

When and Where to Plant: Select a sunny, well drained location and sow seed as soon as te ground can be worked. Repeat at 3 week intervals until late summer. For best results, loosen soil with spade or fork, fertilize with vegetable food and smooth with rake. Great in containers and sunny flower beds. Firm soil over seed and keep moist.

Care: Keep soil moist, weed free, and spply vegetable food every 4 weeks.

Harvest: Pull individual plants when roots are about 2"/5cm across.

Your Health: Rich in Calcium, Iron, and Vitamins A, B1,B2, Niacin and C.