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Beet Seed Tape, Detroit Dark Red

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Product Information

Detroit Dark Red is the perfect all-purpose beet variety. This medium-early variety produces round, dark red roots. These beets are very enjoyable, growing tender and fine-grained throughout. Ideal for use fresh, canned, pickled and frozen. Tops are great for salads too!

Please Note: Seed tapes require consistent moisture to ensure best germination.

Sku: 139825

Product Weight: 4.5 meters (15 feet) - with 100 plus seeds

Growing Information
Germination

Days to
Germination:

10 to 12 days

Maturity

Days to
Maturity:

50 to 60 days

Key Features

Flavor: Wonderful earthy flavor

Preparation Ideas: The skin on beets is easiest removed after beets are roasted, steamed or boiled. Once cool enough to handle, the skin is easily removed with a paper towel.

Seed Type: Heirloom

Plant Type: Vegetable

Latin Name: Beta vulgaris

How To Grow

Instructions

Prepare the soil for planting. Make shallow rows 13 mm (1/2") deep and 30 cm (12") apart. Tear strips apart and unroll into rows. Water the Seedtape thoroughly, then cover with soil and water thoroughly again. Beets grow quickly and can be re-sown every 2 weeks until mid-summer.

Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")

Plantling Spacing: 8 cm (3")

Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")

Suggestions

Plant near bush beans, cabbage, lettuce, or kohlrabi but away from pole beans.

Beet Seed Tape, Detroit Dark Red

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