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Beet Seed Tape, Detroit Dark Red
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
- 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
- Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")
- Plantling Spacing: 8 cm (3")
- Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")
- Plant near bush beans, cabbage, lettuce, or kohlrabi but away from pole beans.