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Beet Seeds, Cylindra Formanova
Cylindra Formanova Beets produce long, dark red roots. The unique roots look similar to carrots, and provide more uniform slices than round beet varieties. The roots are great when used fresh, diced, canned, pickled, or frozen while the tops are great for salads.
- SKU: 140100
- Product Weight: approximately 175-190 seeds
- Flavor: Sweet flavor with a fine green
- Preparation Ideas: Cylindra beets grow more uniform than other types of beets. To prevent beet bleeding, it is best to remove the skin after cooking.
- 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.