Beta Vulgaris

150 SEEDS

Bulls Blood Beetroot

Beautiful heirloom variety produces dark red-purple leaves that can be harvested at 35 days and sweet beets from 55-85 days.

Soak seeds for 8hrs or overnight to improve the germination rate. When they sink, they are ready to plant.

$3.60

In stock

Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

150

Sow

Direct

Depth

1-2cm

Plant Spacing

15cm

Row Spacing

50cm

Position

Full Sun

Height

25cm

Harvest

55-85 Days

Cool Climate

Sow in Sep-Feb

Temperate Climate

Sow in Jan-Mar, Jul-Nov

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Mar-Jul

Tropical Climate

Sow in Apr-Jun

Health & Culinary

Young leaves make an excellent addition to salad beets can be boiled, roasted, or picked.

Great source or folic acid and vitamins A and C.