- Long cylindrical root growing to 20cm
- Great for slicing
Long cylindrical roots that grow to 20cm by 5cm. Smooth dark red skin with dark red interior; sweet flavour. Easy to peel. The unique shape of this variety makes it ideal for slicing and pickling. Plant has small red/green leaves. Bolt resistant. Saves space in the garden because it can be planted closer together than other varieties.
How to sow and grow:
|When:||Spring, summer and autumn|
|Germination:||5-10 days @ 10-30°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||50-70 days|
(Product number: A4-13)
|Botanical name:||Beta vulgaris|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||50 seeds|
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