Beta Vulgaris

120 SEEDS

Chioggia Beetroot

Striking sweet Italian variety has alternating red and white rings that resemble a bull’s eye. Nature really is amazing.

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

120

Sow

Direct

Depth

2-3cm

Plant Spacing

10cm

Row Spacing

50cm

Position

Full Sun

Height

25cm

Harvest

55 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

When baked, slice before serving for visual impact. Very flavoursome when boiled or pickled.

Great source of folic acid and vitamins A and C.