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Beet - Beta vulgaris (Crassa group)
Biennial Heirloom. The flesh of this unusual Italian heirloom has red-and-white alternating rings with an eye-catching scarlet skin. They have a sweet, peppery taste and are beautiful when sliced horizontally in a salad. The green tops are delicious and nutritious both raw and cooked. A popular seller at farmers' markets.
Did You Know? One beet has only 35 calories and is high in folic acid (especially important for pregnant women).
Soil Temperature: 50-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Germination: 5-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 2"-4"
Days To Maturity: 55-65 Days
Sun/Shade: Partial Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 2-4"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 200 Seeds
Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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Shipping Weight: 0.02 lb
Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.25"W x 0.1"H