Beets (Detroit Dark Red)
CERTIFIED ORGANIC SEEDS
Detroit Dark Red: Perfectly round blood-red roots are
sweet and smooth. Excellent, high-quality heirloom
storage variety that has been around since 1892.
Leaves are suitable for salad or braising too.
Planting Tips: The beet is a hardy biennial that can tolerate
light frosts. Grows best at cooler temperatures
and in light, loamy soils with good moisture and a pH
above 6.0. Direct sow seed as soon as soil can be worked.
Sow every three weeks through late summer.
1/16 oz per packet
50 days to maturity