- Candystripe beet
- Red/pink and white alternating rings
Very attractive beets with pink/red and white alternating rings. Extra sweet flavour. Looks great in salads. Good for boiling, pickling and baking. Sometimes called "Candystripe beet".
How to sow and grow:
|When:||Spring, summer and autumn|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/flowering:||60-65 days|
|Care:||Keep well watered. Is susceptible to leaf spot.|
(Product number: D2-18-P)
Seeds per gram: 60 seeds
|Botanical name:||Beta vulgaris|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||50 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||60|
Photo 1 and 2 by Clint E
Very tasty and super sweet but roots are pretty smBy: customer review from 11/12/2012 on 22 March 2016Not sure if maybe I did something wrong. The beets are very small, around 2 or 3 cm in daimeter. Flavour very good though, sweetest beetroot ive ever tasted and looks very pretty.